PIRSA:08070028

Nuclear binding and the light quark masses – Dynamics and constraints

APA

Donoghue, J. (2008). Nuclear binding and the light quark masses – Dynamics and constraints. Perimeter Institute. https://pirsa.org/08070028

MLA

Donoghue, John. Nuclear binding and the light quark masses – Dynamics and constraints. Perimeter Institute, Jul. 17, 2008, https://pirsa.org/08070028

BibTex

          @misc{ pirsa_08070028,
            doi = {10.48660/08070028},
            url = {https://pirsa.org/08070028},
            author = {Donoghue, John},
            keywords = {Particle Physics, Cosmology},
            language = {en},
            title = {Nuclear binding and the light quark masses {\textendash} Dynamics and constraints},
            publisher = {Perimeter Institute},
            year = {2008},
            month = {jul},
            note = {PIRSA:08070028 see, \url{https://pirsa.org}}
          }
          

John Donoghue University of Massachusetts Amherst

Abstract

I will describe a method of understanding how the nuclear binding energies depend on the masses of the light quarks. This is useful in applications ranging from anthropic constraints to equivalence principle tests and bounds on the time variation on the quark masses.