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14]. 43). Whereas the vector interaction enters at only linear order in ρB , the scalar interaction enters at all orders; moreover, the leading scalar term at every order in ρB looks exactly the same, and they all add constructively. These terms are precisely what one gets by shifting the nucleon mass in the nonrelativistic kinetic energy term 3kF2 /10M from M → M ∗ ≈ M − gs2 ρB /m2s . These additional, repulsive, velocity-dependent interactions reduce the strength of the lowest-order, attractive scalar contribution and are crucial for establishing the location of the equilibrium point of nuclear matter.
2. χ2 values for QHD parameter sets, as a function of the level of truncation. The power ν = 2 corresponds to set W1, ν = 3 is for set C1, the ν = 4 square is for set Q1, the ν = 4 diamond is for set Q2, and the circle is for the full set of parameters G1. 40). D. Serot Fig. 3. The deviations (in percent) between the calculated binding energy/nucleon and the empirical values for ﬁve doubly-magic nuclei. The diﬀerent calculations and parameter sets are discussed in the text. For orientation, the Walecka-model results are under bound.
The generalized coordinates (ﬁelds) have been chosen so that the meson– nucleon couplings have a simple Yukawa form. • The pion–nucleon and pion–meson interactions enforce the nonlinear realization of chiral symmetry. • The nonlinearities involving chiral singlet ﬁelds are obviously invariant, and ﬁtting their coeﬃcients to data will implicitly include short-range dynamics from many-nucleon forces, ﬂuctuations of the quantum vacuum, and hadron substructure. ) are included to the desired accuracy using a derivative expansion of the ﬁelds.