Chiral effective field theory for nuclear forces: Achievements and challenges
Department of Physics, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho 83844, USA
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Published online: 20 March 2014
I start with a historical review of the theories of nuclear forces and then shift to the main focus, which is the chiral effective field theory approach to nuclear forces. I summarize the current status of this approach and discuss the most important open issues: the proper renormalization of the chiral two-nucleon potential and sub-leading three-nucleon forces.
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