Nuclear pasta structures at high temperatures

@article{Xia2022NuclearPS,
  title={Nuclear pasta structures at high temperatures},
  author={Cheng-Jun Xia and Toshiki Maruyama and Nobutoshi Yasutake and Toshitaka Tatsumi},
  journal={Physical Review D},
  year={2022}
}
We investigate nuclear pasta structures at high temperatures in the framework of relativistic mean field model with Thomas-Fermi approximation. Typical pasta structures (droplet, rod, slab, tube, and bubble) are obtained, which form various crystalline configurations. The properties of those nuclear pastas are examined in a three-dimensional geometry with reflection symmetry, where the optimum lattice constants are fixed by reproducing the droplet/bubble density that minimizes the free energy… 

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