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2017 LANL Nuclear Physics Publications

Peer-reviewed publications sponsored by the DOE Office of Science, Office of Nuclear Physics.


  • Abgrall, N., et al., (LANL authors: P.-H. Chu, S. R. Elliott, J. Goett, R. Massarczyk, K. Rielage, B. R. White, W. Wu) 2017:  New limits on bosonic dark matter, solar axions, Pauli exclusion principle violation, and electron decay from the MAJORANA DEMONSTRATOR.  Phys. Rev. Lett, 118, 161801.  https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.161801
  • Aharmim, B., et al., (SNO Collaboration) (LANL authors:  S. R. Elliott, N. Gagnon, J. Heise, A. Hime, K. Rielag, S. R. Seibert, L. C. Stonehill) 2017:  The search for neutron-antineutron oscillations at the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory.  Submitted.
  • Alioli, S., V. Cirigliano, W. Dekens, J. de Vries, and E. Merghetti, 2017:  Right-handed charged currents in the era of the Large Hadron Collider.   J. High Energy Phys., 2017, 86.  https://doi.org/10.1007/JHEP05(2017)086
  • Bertolini, D., et al., (LANL author:  D. Neill) 2017: Soft functions for generic jet algorithms and observables at Hadron Colliders.  J. High Energy Phys., in press.
  • Brantley, D., et al., (LANL author: E. Mereghetti), 2017:  Strong isospin violation and chiral logarithms in the baryon spectrum.  J. High Energy Phys., in press.
  • Broussard, L. J., et al., (LANL authors: B. A. Zeck, M. Blatnik, A. E. Brandt, J. Burkhart, S. M. Clayton, S. Currie, T. M. Ito, A. Klein, M. F. Makela, P. L. McGaughey, J. Mirabal-Martinez, C. L. Morris, J. D. Ortiz, R. W. Pattie Jr., J. C. Ramsey, D. J. Salvat, A. Saunders, S. J. Seestrom, S. K. L. Sjue, Z. Tang, Z. Wang, W. Wei, W. S. Wilburn, T. L. Womack) 2017:  Detection system for neutron β decay correlations in the UCNB and Nab experiments.  Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. A, 849, 83–93.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2016.12.030
  • Chien, Y.-T. and I. Vitev, 2017: Probing the hardest branching of jets in heavy ion collisions.  J. High Energy Phys., submitted.
  • Cirigliano, V., W. Dekens, J. de Vries, and E. Mereghetti, 2017: An ϵ’ improvement from right-handed currents.  Phys. Lett. B, 767, 1-9.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physletb.2017.01.037
  • Cirigliano, V., S. Davidson, and Y. Kuno, 2017: Spin-dependent μàe conversion.  Phys. Lett. B, 771, 242-246.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physletb.2017.05.053
  • Cirigliano, V., W. Dekens, M. Graesser, and E. Mereghetti, 2017:  Neutrinoless double beta decay and chiral SU(3).  Phys. Lett. B, 769, 460-464.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physletb.2017.04.020
  • de Vries, J., E. Mereghetti, C.-Y. Send, and A. Walker-Loud, 2017:  Lattice QCD spectroscopy for hadronic CP violation.  Phys. Lett. B, 766, 256-262.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physletb.2017.01.017
  • Elliott, S. R., et al., (LANL authors: P.-H. Chu, R. Massarczyk, K. Rielage, B. R. White) 2017:  Initial results from the MAJORANA DEMONSTRATOR. Submitted.
  • Ejiri, H. and S. R. Elliott, 2017:  Solar neutrino interactions with the double-β decay nuclei 82Se, 100Mo, and 150Nd.  Phys. Rev. C, 95, 055501.  https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevC.95.055501
  • Gandolfi, S., H.-W. Hammer, P. Klos, J. E. Lynn, and A. Schwenk, 2017:  Is a trineutron resonance lower in energy than a tetraneutron resonance?  Phys. Rev. Lett., 118, 232501.  https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.232501
  • Gamberg, L., Z.-B. Kang, D. Pitonyak, and A. Prokudin, 2017: Phenomenological constraints on AN in p p → π X from Lorentz invariance relations.  Phys. Lett. B., in press.
  • Hatta, Y., B.-W. Xiao, S. Yoshida, and F. Yuan, 2017: Single spin asymmetry in forward pA collisions. II. Fragmentation contribution.  Phys. Rev. D, 95, 014008.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevD.95.014008
  • Kang, Z. B., F. Ringer, and I. Vitev, 2017:  Inclusive production of small radius jets in heavy-ion collisions. Phys. Lett. B, 769, 242-248. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physletb.2017.03.067
  • Kang, Z.-B., I. Vitev, and H. Xing, 2017: Vector boson-tagged jet production in heavy ion collisions at the LHC.  Phys. Rev. C, submitted.
  • Kang, Z.-B., J.-W. Qui, F. Ringer, H. Xing, and H. Zhang, 2017: J/psi production and polarization within a jet.  Phys. Rev. Lett., submitted.
  • Kim, Y. J., P.-H. Chu, and I. Savukov, 2017:  New experimental constraint on an exotic spin-dependent interaction.  Submitted. 
  • Kovchegov, Y. V., D. Pitonyak, and M. D. Sievert, 2017: Helicity evolution at small x: Flavor singlet and nonsinglet observables.  Phys. Rev. D, 95, 014033.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevD.95.014033
  • Kovchegov, Y. V., D. Pitonyak, and M. D. Sievert, 2017:  Small-x asymptotics of the quark helicity distribution.  Phys. Rev. Lett., 118, 052001.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.052001
  • Madeira, L., S. Gandolfi, and K. E. Schmidt, 2017: Core structure of two-dimensional Fermi gas vortices in the BEC-BCS crossover region.  Phys. Rev. A, 95, 053603.  https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.95.053603
  • Massarczyk, R., P. Chu, S. R. Elliott, K. Rielage, C. Dugger, and W. Xu, 2017:  Paschen’s law studies in cold gases.  Submitted. 
  • Neill, D., 2017: The asymptotic form of non-global logarithms, black disc saturation, and gluonic deserts.  J. High Energy Phys., 2017, 109.  https://doi.org/10.1007/JHEP01(2017)109
  • Neill, D., I. Scimemi, and W. J. Waalewijn, 2017: Jet axes and universal transverse-momentum-dependent fragmentation.  J. High Energy Phys., 2017, 20.  https://doi.org/10.1007/JHEP04(2017)020
  • Seestrom, S. J., et al., (LANL authors: D. Barlow, M. Blatnik, L. J. Broussard, S. M. Clayton, S. Currie, M. Hoffbauer, M. Makela, J. Medina, D. J. Morley, C. L. Morris, R. W Pattie Jr., J. Ramsey, A. Roberts, D. J. Salvat, A. Saunders, S. K. L. Sjue, P. L. Walstrom, Z. Wang, T. L. Womack, A. R. Young, B. A. Zeck) 2017:  Total cross sections for ultracold neutrons scattered from gases.  Phys. Rev. C, 95, 015501.  https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevC.95.015501
  • Xu, W., and S. R. Elliott, 2017: Solar axion search technique with correlated signals from multiple detectors.  Astropart. Phys., 89, 39–50.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.astropartphys.2017.01.008
  • Ye, Z., (LANL author: Z.-B. Kang), 2017:  Unveiling the nucleon tensor charge at Jefferson Lab; A study of SoLID case.  Phys. Lett. B., 767, 91-98.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physletb.2017.01.046

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