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  Internuclear Binding Force: Experimental geometric detail

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I am looking for the most precise currently available deuterium potential energy curve (generated purely by experimental data) on the nucleon-nucleon scale. This is crucial. I need a radial cross-section from experiment, not theory. Would someone who is experienced in resourcefulness please direct me to an original, highly precise and accurate (and credible) source that is up-to-date?

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2014-07-13 04:41 (UCT), posted by SE-user user42825
asked Mar 19, 2014 in Theoretical Physics by user42825 (5 points) [ no revision ]
If this is for a research project, have you asked your adviser for a reference first? He/she may be able to give you a quick answer.

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2014-07-13 04:41 (UCT), posted by SE-user DumpsterDoofus

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Either the Nijmegen or Argonne v18 potentials are "realistic," meaning that they fit the two-body (pp,np) scattering data up to 350 MeV lab with $\chi^2$ per datum ~ 1. Using their names you can search online and the literature.

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2014-07-13 04:41 (UCT), posted by SE-user MarkWayne
answered Mar 19, 2014 by MarkWayne (270 points) [ no revision ]

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