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Hadrons and Nuclei
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Eur. Phys. J. A 24, s1.119-s1.121 (2005)
DOI: 10.1140/epjad/s2005-05-021-y

Neutron measurements and the weak nucleon-nucleon interaction

W.M. Snow

Indiana University/Indiana University Cyclotron Facility, Bloomington, IN 47408, USA

(Received 27 September 2004 / Published online 08 February 2005)


The weak interaction between nucleons remains one of the most poorly-understood sectors of the Standard Model. A quantitative description of this interaction is needed to understand weak interaction phenomena in atomic, nuclear, and hadronic systems. This paper outlines a set of measurements involving low energy neutrons which can lead to significant experimental progress.

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