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Hadrons and Nuclei
Eur. Phys. J. A 16, 569-574 (2003)
DOI: 10.1140/epja/i2002-10121-x

Electromagnetic form factors of bound nucleons revisited

U.T. Yakhshiev1, 2, U.-G. Meißner1 and A. Wirzba1

1  Institut für Kernphysik (Theorie), Forschungszentrum Jülich, D-52425 Jülich, Germany
2  Theoretical Physics Department and Institute of Applied Physics, National University of Uzbekistan, Tashkent-174, Uzbekistan


(Received: 19 November 2002 / Revised version: 3 December 2002 / Published online: 18 March 2003)

We investigate the possible modifications of the nucleons' electromagnetic form factors in the framework of a modified Skyrme model allowing for nucleon deformation and using realistic nuclear mass distributions. We show that such effects are small in light nuclei

13.40.Gp - Electromagnetic form factors.
12.39.Fe - Chiral Lagrangians.
21.65.+f - Nuclear matter.

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