Theoretical studies of possible toroidal high-spin isomers in the light-mass region
1 Institute of Physics, Maria Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland
2 Physics Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA
Published online: 11 May 2016
We review our theoretical knowledge of possible toroidal high-spin isomers in the light mass region in 28≤A≤52 obtained previously in cranked Skyrme-Hartree-Fock calculations. We report additional toroidal high-spin isomers in 56Ni with I=114ħ and 140ħ, which follow the same (multi-particle)–(multi-hole) systematics as other toroidal high-spin isomers. We examine the production of these exotic nuclei by fusion of various projectiles on 20Ne or 28Si as an active target in time-projection-chamber (TPC) experiments.
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