Importance of the H- channel in Ps-H scattering

J.E. Blackwood, M.T. McAlinden, Harry Walters

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Abstract

It is shown that virtual H- formation has a profound effect upon low-energy Ps(1s)-H(1s) scattering, yet H- formation only accounts for about 10% of the total cross section just above threshold. Infinite series of Rydberg resonances converging on to the H- formation threshold are seen.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)030502-1-030502-4
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review A
Volume65
Issue number3 A
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Blackwood, J. E., McAlinden, M. T., & Walters, H. (2002). Importance of the H- channel in Ps-H scattering. Physical Review A, 65(3 A), 030502-1-030502-4. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.65.030502