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Nuclear Forces

Gernot Eder

Nuclear Forces

Introduction to Theoretical Nuclear Physics

by Gernot Eder

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atomic & molecular physics,
  • Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Nuclear Energy,
  • Science / Physics,
  • Physics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10238055M
    ISBN 100262550040
    ISBN 109780262550048
    OCLC/WorldCa421477263

    ) Strong and weak nuclear force. In the previous section, we described the process of formation of stable atomic particles, as well as the physical causes that justify their stability and the extremely similar size of the nucleons, protons, and neutrons. This description included the different forces that are at play, which helps us to understand the nature of nuclear forces. Nuclear forces (also known as nuclear interactions or strong forces) are the forces that act between two or more bind protons and neutrons (“nucleons”) into atomic nuclei. The nuclear force is about 10 millions times stronger than the chemical binding that holds atoms together in molecules.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rosenfeld, L. (Leon), Nuclear forces. Amsterdam, North-Holland Pub. Co., (OCoLC) Instabilities in the Control of Nuclear Forces* Paul Bracken. Professor of Public Policy and Political Science, Yale University. Author of the highly popular book, The Command and Control of Nuclear Forces, Dr. Bracken specializes in international security is a member of the editorial boards of the Journal of Conflict Resolution, Orbis, and Defense Analysis.

      In this important book, Indian strategic analyst Verghese Koithara explains and evaluates India's nuclear force management, encouraging a broad public conversation that may act as a catalyst for positive change before the subcontinent experiences unthinkable : Verghese Koithara.   "No previous volume matches this book in comprehensive detail not only on the Russian nuclear forces themselves but also on the course of their development and the development of their supporting infrastructure." -- Celeste A. Wallander, Director and Senior Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies.


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Nuclear force is one of the four fundamental forces of nature, the others being gravitational and electromagnetic forces. In fact, being 10 million times stronger than the chemical binding forces, they are also known as the strong forces.

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This book is a study of nuclear force management, showing that, in a time of crisis, nuclear command systems in both the United States and the Soviet Union are likely to pass from political to highly fragmented military control, making political direction of a nuclear war virtually impossible.

At distances less than fm, the nuclear force becomes repulsive. This repulsive component is responsible for the physical size of nuclei, since the nucleons can come no closer than the force allows.

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