Semiclassical methods for unstable states

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Abstract

We find a role for previously rejected unstable solitons. They describe processes by which a metastable vacuum state decays. Using these solutions we find a halflife for such states which agrees with that obtained by more restrictive methods.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)186-188
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Letters B
Volume67
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 28 1977
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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