Skyrme-Hartree-Fock approach for description of static nuclear properties of well-deformed nuclei


  • Meng-Hock Koh Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Nurhafiza Mohamad Nor Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Nor-Anita Rezle Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Kai-Wen Kelvin Lee Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Philippe Quentin Universite de Bordeaux
  • Norehan Mohd Nor Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Ludovic Bonneau Centre national de la recherche scientifique



Hartree-Fock, BCS pairing, nuclear properties, time-reversal, mean-field


Nuclear structure data plays an important role in nuclear physics studies and applications such as nuclear power generation. This article presents evaluations of a mean-field approach to describe two nuclear structure quantities namely the electric and magnetic moments. The Hartree-Fock-plus-pairing approach was employed with pairing correlations treated within the Bardeen-Cooper-Schrieffer (BCS) framework. The Skyrme SIII parametrization and seniority force are chosen to approximate the effective nucleon-nucleon and pairing interactions, respectively. Calculated results show that the self-consistent blocking procedure which takes into account time-reversal symmetry breaking is important to reproduce experimental magnetic moment

Author Biographies

Meng-Hock Koh, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Department of Physics, Faculty of Science

Nurhafiza Mohamad Nor, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Department of Physics, Faculty of Science

Nor-Anita Rezle, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Department of Physics, Faculty of Science

Kai-Wen Kelvin Lee, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Department of Physics, Faculty of Science

Norehan Mohd Nor, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Department of Physics, Faculty of Science


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