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Hadrons and Nuclei
Eur. Phys. J. A 3, 139-147

Superheavy nuclei in deformed mean-field calculations

T. Bürvenich1 - K. Rutz1,2 - M. Bender1,3 - P.-G. Reinhard3,4 - J. A. Maruhn1,4 - W. Greiner1,4

1 Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität Frankfurt, Robert-Mayer-Str. 10, D-60325 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2 Gesellschaft für Schwerionenforschung mbH, Planckstr. 1, D-64291 Darmstadt, Germany
3 Institut für Theoretische Physik II, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Staudtstr. 7, D-91058 Erlangen, Germany
4 Joint Institute for Heavy-Ion Research, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, P. O. Box 2008, Oak Ridge, TN 37831, U.S.A

Received: 6 April 1998 / Revised version: 16 June 1998 Communicated by F. Lenz

The ground-state properties of superheavy nuclei are investigated within various parametrisations of relativistic and nonrelativistic nuclear mean-field models. The heaviest known even-even nuclei starting with $Z \! = \! 98$ are used as a benchmark to estimate the predictive power of the models and forces. From that starting point, deformed doubly magic nuclei are searched in the region ${100 \! \leq \! Z \! \leq \! 130}$ and ${142 \! \leq \! N \! \leq \!190}$.

21.30.Fe Forces in hadronic systems and effective interactions - 21.60.Jz Hartree-Fock and random-phase approximations - 24.10.Jv Relativistic models - 27.90.+b $220 \le A$

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