Repolarization of muons in muonic atoms with polarized nuclei
Review articleOpen access
L. Hambro - No affiliation found
1977/05/23 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/0370-2693(77)90187-3
Journal: Physics Letters B
AbstractThe equation of motion for the density matrix of spin 12 and spin 1 particles with contact interaction is solved. Time-averaging shows that 44% (30%) of the nuclear (muonic) polarization is transferred to the muons (nuclei). Generalizations to higher nuclear spins are given.
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