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References for tunneling decay in magnetic fields

  1. Feb 8, 2016 #1
    I'm looking for introductory references to the topic of time of tunnelling decay when besides the potential barrier there is also a magnetic field present. I have found a couple of articles about the topic but they treat complicated cases in condensed matter, I'm more interested in the basic of the theory.
     
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  3. Feb 9, 2016 #2

    DrClaude

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    What kind of system are you considering?
     
  4. Feb 9, 2016 #3
    For a start, the case of a single particle in a 3D radial potential + a constant and uniform magnetic field.
     
  5. Feb 9, 2016 #4

    DrClaude

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    What kind of particle? I'm asking because the nature of the interaction with the magnetic field is important.
     
  6. Feb 9, 2016 #5
    Well, uhm, alpha particles would be the more interesting ( but I guess a spineless charged particle would be the simplest case for a start)
     
  7. Feb 15, 2016 #6
    Bump, just in case.
     
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