Vibration-rotation transitional patterns in the SD-pair shell model

Yan An Luo, Nankai University
Feng Pan, Liaoning Normal University
Tao Wang, Liaoning Normal University
Ping Zhi Ning, Nankai University
J. P. Draayer, Louisiana State University


Patterns of the vibrational to rotational phase transition in the SD-pair shell model are studied. The results show that the U(5)-SU(3) transitional patterns of the interacting boson model can be reproduced well in the SD-pair shell model. © 2006 The American Physical Society.