## Muon Catalyzed Fusion

Hi,

I came across Muon Catalyzed Fusion while on my physics-researching rampage. How does $\mu$cf take place? Is it that the muon that replaces the electron draws in other nuclei? Does it have anything to do with electronegativity?

Thanks,

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