EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 227, 202010th European Summer School on Experimental Nuclear Astrophysics
|Number of page(s)||3|
|Section||Session 2: Contribution by Young Researchers|
|Published online||14 January 2020|
Primordial Nucleosynthesis with a background magnetic field
1 National Astronomical Observatory of Japan,2-21-1 Osawa, Mitaka, Tokyo 181-8588, Japan
2 Department of Astronomy, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo, 7-3-1 Hongo,Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
3 School of Physics and Nuclear Energy Engineering and International Research Center for Big-Bang Cosmology and Element Genesis, Beihang University 37, Xueyuan Rd., Haidian-qu, Beijing 100083 China
4 Department of Physics, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008, USA
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Published online: 14 January 2020
We present our recent detailed calculation of the impacts from a background magnetic field on Big Bang Nucleosynthesis (BBN). Namely, the magnetic field impacts on the electron-positron thermodynamics, time temper-ature relation and the screening potential of the early Universe. Most interest-ingly, we investigated the electron-positron relativistic screening potential with the background magnetic field, such potential might lead to a non trivial effect on the electron capture reaction which could finally affect the neutron to proton ratio.
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