# SciDAC-4/NUCLEI-related Papers [2018] [2017]

[See also SciDAC-3/NUCLEI-related papers]

## Papers in 2018 [joint physics/CS/AM papers marked with ✱ and code/method papers with #]

"Ab Initio Description of the Tetraneutron with Realistic NN Interactions within the NCSM-SS-HORSE Approach," I.A. Mazur, A.M. Shirokov, A.I. Mazur, I.J. Shin, Y. Kim and J.P. Vary, Proceedings of the International Conference `Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era-2016' (NTSE-2016), Khabarovsk, Russia, 280 (2018).

✱"Ab Initio No Core Shell Model with Leadership-Class Supercomputers," James P. Vary, Robert Basili, Weijie Du, Matthew Lockner, Pieter Maris, Dossay Oryspayev, Soham Pal, Shiplu Sarker, Hasan Metin Aktulga, Esmond Ng, Meiyue Shao and Chao Yang, Proceedings of the International Conference `Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era-2016' (NTSE-2016), Khabarovsk, Russia, 15 (2018).

"Ab initio translationally invariant nonlocal one-body densities from no-core shell-model theory," M. Burrows, Ch. Elster, G. Popa, K.D. Launey, A. Nogga and P. Maris , Phys. Rev. C 97, 024325 (2018) [arXiv:1711.07080].

✱#"Accelerating nuclear configuration interaction calculations through a preconditioned block iterative eigensolver," M. Shao, H.M. Aktulga, C. Yang, E.G. Ng, P. Maris and J.P. Vary, Computational Physics Communications 222, 1 (2018) [arXiv:1609.01689].

"Auxiliary field diffusion Monte Carlo calculations of light and medium-mass nuclei with local chiral interactions," D. Lonardoni, S. Gandolfi, J. E. Lynn, C. Petrie, J. Carlson, K. E. Schmidt, and A. Schwenk, Phys. Rev. C 97, 044318 (2018) [arXiv:1802.08932].

#"Cloud Quantum Computing of an Atomic Nucleus," E. F. Dumitrescu, A. J. McCaskey, G. Hagen, G. R. Jansen, T. D. Morris, T. Papenbrock, R. C. Pooser, D. J. Dean, and P. Lougovski, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 210501 (2018) [arXiv:1801.03897].

"Cluster formation in precompound nuclei in the time-dependent framework," B. Schuetrumpf and W. Nazarewicz, Phys. Rev. C 96, 064608 (2018) [arXiv:1710.00579].

"Constraining the speed of sound inside neutron stars with chiral effective field theory interactions and observations," Ingo Tews, Joseph Carlson, Stefano Gandolfi, and Sanjay Reddy, [arXiv:1801.01923].

"Crust breaking and the limiting rotational frequency of neutron stars," F. J. Fattoyev, C. J. Horowitz, and Hao Lu, Phys. Rev. Lett. submitted, (2018) [arXiv:1804.04952].

"Dawning of the N=32 shell closure seen through precision mass measurements of neutron-rich titanium isotopes," E. Leistenschneider, M. P. Reiter, S. Ayet San Andrés, B. Kootte, J. D. Holt, P. Navrátil, C. Babcock, C. Barbieri, B. R. Barquest, J. Bergmann, J. Bollig, T. Brunner, E. Dunling, A. Finlay, H. Geissel, L. Graham, F. Greiner, H. Hergert, C. Hornung, C. Jesch, R. Klawitter, Y. Lan, D. Lascar, K. G. Leach, W. Lippert, J. E. McKay, S. F. Paul, A. Schwenk, D. Short, J. Simonis, V. Somà, R. Steinbrügge, S. R. Stroberg, R. Thompson, M. E. Wieser, C. Will, M. Yavor, C. Andreoiu, T. Dickel, I. Dillmann, G. Gwinner, W. R. Plaß, C. Scheidenberger, A. A. Kwiatkowski, J. Dilling, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 062503 (2018) [arXiv:1710.08537].

"Deep Crustal Heating by Neutrinos from the Surface of Accreting Neutron Stars," F. J. Fattoyev, Edward F. Brown, Andrew Cumming, C. J. Horowitz, Bao-An Li, and Zidu Lin, Submitted to Phys. Rev. C, (2018) [arXiv:1710.10367].

✱#"Deep Learning: A Tool for Computational Nuclear Physics," Gianina Alina Negoita, Glenn R. Luecke, James P. Vary, Pieter Maris, Andrey M. Shirokov, Ik Jae Shin, Youngman Kim, Esmond G. Ng and Chao Yang, Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Computational Logics, Algebras, Programming, Tools, and Benchmarking COMPUTATION TOOLS 2018, 20 (2018) [arXiv:1803.03215].

"Delta isobars and nuclear saturation," A. Ekström, G. Hagen, T. D. Morris, T. Papenbrock, and P. D. Schwartz, Phys. Rev. C 97, 024332 (2018) [arXiv:1707.09028].

"Deuteron Coulomb Excitation in Peripheral Collisions with a Heavy Ion," Weijie Du, Peng Yin, Guangyao Chen, Xingbo Zhao and James P. Vary, Proceedings of the International Conference `Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era-2016' (NTSE-2016), Khabarovsk, Russia, 102 (2018) [arXiv:1704:05520].

"Electron and Nucleon Localization Functions of Oganesson: Approaching the Thomas-Fermi Limit," P. Jerabek, B. Schuetrumpf, P. Schwerdtfeger, and W. Nazarewicz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 053001 (2018) [arXiv:1707.08710].

"Evidence for prevalent Z = 6 magic number in neutron-rich carbon isotopes," D.T. Tran, H.J. Ong, G. Hagen, T. D. Morris, et al, Nature Communications 9, 1594 (2018).

✱#"Evolution of a Minimal Parallel Programming Model," E. Lusk, R. Butler, and S.C. Pieper, International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications 32, 4 (2018).

"Exotic atoms at extremely high magnetic fields: the case of neutron star atmosphere," A. Fontana, A. Colombi, P. Carretta, A. Drago, P. Esposito, P. Gianotti, C. Giusti, D. Lonardoni, A. Lovato, V. Lucherini, F. Pederiva, EPJ Web of Conferences 181, 01018 (2018) [arXiv:1712.06818].

"Exploring Bayesian parameter estimation for chiral effective field theory using nucleon-nucleon phase shifts," S. Wesolowski, R.J. Furnstahl, J.A. Melendez, and D.R. Phillips, [arXiv:1808.08211].

"Exploring density-dependent effective interactions with quantum Monte Carlo," P. Massella, F. Barranco, D. Lonardoni, A. Lovato, F. Pederiva, E. Vigezzi, [arXiv:1808.00518].

#"FELIX-2.0: New version of the finite element solver for the tme-dependent generator coordinate method with the Gaussian overlap approximation," D. Regnier, N. Dubray, M. Verriere, N. Schunck, Comput. Phys. Commun. 225, 180 (2018) [arXiv:1707.06831].

"Few- and many-nucleon systems with semilocal coordinate-space regularized chiral nucleon-nucleon forces," S. Binder, A. Calci, E. Epelbaum, R.J. Furnstahl, J. Golak, K. Hebeler, T. Huether, H. Kamada, H. Krebs, S. Liebig, P. Maris, U-G. Meissner, A. Nogga, R. Roth, R. Skibinski, K. Topolnicki, J.P. Vary, K. Vobig and H. Witala, Phys. Rev. C 98, 014002 (2018) [arXiv:1802.08584].

"Few- and many-nucleon systems with semilocal coordinate-space regularized chiral two- and three-body forces," E. Epelbaum, J. Golak, K. Hebeler, T. Huether, H. Kamada, H. Krebs, P. Maris, U-G. Meissner, A. Nogga, R. Roth, R. Skibinski, K. Topolnicki, J.P. Vary, K. Vobig and H. Witala, [arXiv:1807.02848].

"Frame dependence of form factors in light-front dynamics," Yang Li, Pieter Maris and James P. Vary, Phys. Rev. D 97, 054034 (2018) [arXiv:1712.03467].

"From Calcium to Cadmium: Testing the Pairing Functional through Charge Radii Measurements of 100−130Cd," M. Hammen, W. Nörtershäuser, D. L. Balabanski, M. L. Bissell, K. Blaum, I. Budinčević, B. Cheal, K. T. Flanagan, N. Frömmgen, G. Georgiev, Ch. Geppert, M. Kowalska, K. Kreim, A. Krieger, W. Nazarewicz, R. Neugart, G. Neyens, J. Papuga, P.-G. Reinhard, M. M. Rajabali, S. Schmidt, and D. T. Yordanov, Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 102501 (2018).

"Hadron Spectra, Decays and Scattering Properties within Basis Light Front Quantization," James P. Vary, Lekha Adhikari, Guangyao Chen, Shaoyang Jia, Meijian Li, Yang Li, Pieter Maris, Wenyang Qian, John R. Spence, Shuo Tang, Kirill Tuchin and Xingbo Zhao, Few-Body Syst. 59, 56 (2018) [arXiv:1804.07865].

"Incorporating Brueckner-Hartree-Fock correlations in the Density Matrix Expansion approach," N. Zhang, S.K. Bogner, and R.J. Furnstahl, [arXiv:1807.02916].

"Large-scale exact diagonalizations reveal low-momentum scales of nuclei," C. Forssén, B. D. Carlsson, H. T. Johansson, D. Sääf, A. Bansal, G. Hagen, and T. Papenbrock, Phys. Rev. C 97, 034328 (2018) [arXiv:1712.09951].

✱"Light-nuclei spectra from chiral dynamics," M. Piarulli, A. Baroni, L. Girlanda, A. Kievsky, A. Lovato, E. Lusk, L.E. Marcucci, S. C. Pieper, R. Schiavilla, M. Viviani, and R.B. Wiringa, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 052503 (2018) [arXiv:1707.02883].

#"Linear Response on a Quantum Computer," A. Roggero and J. Carlson, [arXiv:1804.01505].

"Microscopically based energy density functionals for nuclei using the density matrix expansion. II. Full optimization and validation," R. Navarro Pérez, N. Schunck, A. Dyhdalo, R. J. Furnstahl, and S. K. Bogner, Phys. Rev. C 97, 054304 (2018) [arXiv:1801.08615].

"Minimal nuclear energy density functional," A. Bulgac, M. Forbes, S. Jin, R. Navarro Perez, and N. Schunck, Phys. Rev. C 97, 044313 (2018) [arXiv:1708.08771].

"Neutrinoless double-β decay matrix elements in light nuclei," S. Pastore, J. Carlson, V. Cirigliano, W. Dekens, E. Mereghetti, and R.B. Wiringa, Phys. Rev. C 97, 014606 (2018) [arXiv:1710.05026].

"Neutron skins and neutron stars in the multi-messenger era," F. J. Fattoyev, J. Piekarewicz, and C. J. Horowitz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 172702 (2018) [arXiv:1711.06615].

"Nucleon-deuteron elastic scattering with the JISP16 potential," R. Skibinski, J. Golak, K. Topolnicki, H. Witala, Yu. Volkotrub, H. Kamada, A. M. Shirokov, R. Okamoto, K. Suzuki and J.P. Vary, Phys. Rev. C 97, 014002 (2018) [arXiv:1706.03846].

"Perspectives on Nuclear Structure and Scattering with the Ab Initio No-Core Shell Model," James P. Vary, Pieter Maris, Patrick J. Fasano and Mark A. Caprio, JPS Conference Proceedings - accepted, (2018) [arXiv:1804:10995].

"POLYCRYSTALLINE CRUSTS IN ACCRETING NEUTRON STARS," M. E. CAPLAN , ANDREW CUMMING , D. K. BERRY , C. J. HOROWITZ , R. MCKINVEN, In press ApJ., (2018) [arXiv:1709.09260].

"Probing sizes and shapes of nobelium isotopes by laser spectroscopy," S. Raeder and others, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 232503 (2018).

"Probing the fusion of neutron-rich nuclei with re-accelerated radioactive beams," J. Vadas, Varinderjit Singh, B. B. Wiggins, J. Huston, S. Hudan, R. T. deSouza, Z. Lin, C. J. Horowitz, A. Chbihi, D. Ackermann, M. Famiano, and K. Brown, Phys. Rev. C 97, 031601(R) (2018) [arXiv:1709.06167].

"Properties of nuclei up to A=16 using local chiral interactions," D. Lonardoni, J. Carlson, S. Gandolfi, J. E. Lynn, K. E. Schmidt, A. Schwenk, X. Wang, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 122502 (2018) [arXiv:1709.09143].

"Puzzling Two-Proton Decay of 67Kr," S. Wang and W.Nazarewicz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 212502 (2018) [arXiv:1803.07656].

✱"Quantum Monte Carlo calculation of neutral-current ν-12C inclusive quasielastic scattering," A. Lovato, S. Gandolfi, J. Carlson, Ewing Lusk, Steven C. Pieper, R. Schiavilla, Phys. Rev. C 97, 022502 (2018) [arXiv:1711.02047].

"Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of weak transitions in A=6-10 nuclei," S. Pastore, A. Baroni, J. Carlson, S. Gandolfi, Steven C. Pieper, R. Schiavilla, R.B. Wiringa,, Phys. Rev. C 97, 022501 (2018) [arXiv:1709.03592].

"Quenching of nuclear matrix elements for 0νββ decay by chiral two-body currents," Long-Jun Wang, Jonathan Engel, Jiangming Yao, [arXiv:1805.10276].

"r-process nucleosynthesis: Connecting rare-isotope beam facilities with the cosmos," C. J. Horowitz et al., J. Phys. G submitted, (2018).

"Rapid neutrino cooling in the neutron star MXB 1659-29," Edward F. Brown, Andrew Cumming, Farrukh J. Fattoyev, C. J. Horowitz, Dany Page, and Sanjay Reddy, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 182701 (2018) [arXiv:1801.00041].

"Resonant States in 5He and 5Li and Nucleon-Alpha Scattering," A.I. Mazur, A.M. Shirokov, I.A. Mazur, E.A. Mazur, Y. Kim, L.D. Blokhintsev, and J.P. Vary, Proceedings of the International Conference `Nuclear Theory in the Supercomputing Era-2016' (NTSE-2016), Khabarovsk, Russia, 185 (2018).

"Single- and two-nucleon momentum distributions for local chiral interactions," D. Lonardoni, S. Gandolfi, X. B. Wang, and J. Carlson, Phys. Rev. C 98, 014322 (2018) [arXiv:1804.08027].

"Structure of the lightest tin isotopes," T. D. Morris, J. Simonis, S. R. Stroberg, C. Stumpf, G. Hagen, J. D. Holt, G. R. Jansen, T. Papenbrock, R. Roth, and A. Schwenk, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 152503 (2018) [arXiv:1709.02786].

"The impact of correlations on electromagnetic strengths and polarizabilities," M. Miorelli, S. Bacca, G. Hagen, T. Papenbrock, [arXiv:1804.01718].

"The limits of nuclear mass and charge," W. Nazarewicz, Nature Physics 14, 537 (2018).

"Viewpoint: Cloud Quantum Computing Tackles Simple Nucleus," Stefano Gandolfi, Physics 11, 51 (2018).

## Papers in 2017 [joint physics/CS/AM papers marked with ✱ and code/method papers with #]

"Ab Initio Electromagnetic Observables with the In-Medium Similarity Renormalization Group," N. M. Parzuchowski, S. R. Stroberg, P. Navratil, H. Hergert and S. K. Bogner, Phys. Rev. C 96, 034324 (2017) [arXiv:1705.05511].

"Astromaterial science and nuclear pasta," M. E. Caplan and C. J. Horowitz, Rev. Mod. Phys. 89, 041002 (2017) [arXiv:1606.03646].

✱#"Axially deformed solution of the Skyrme–Hartree–Fock–Bogolyubov equations using the transformed harmonic oscillator basis (III) HFBTHO (v3.00): A new version of the program," R. NavarroPerez, N.Schunck, R.-D.Lasseri, C.Zhang, and J.Sarich, Comput. Phys. Commun. 220, 363 (2017) [arXiv:1704.03945].

#"Bayesian truncation errors in chiral effective field theory: Nucleon-nucleon observables," J. A. Melendez, S. Wesolowski, R. J. Furnstahl, Phys. Rev. C 96, 024003 (2017) [arXiv:1704.03308].

"Deep Crustal Heating by Neutrinos from the Surface of Accreting Neutron Stars," F. J. Fattoyev, E. F. Brown, A. Cumming, A. Deibel, C. J. Horowitz, B.-A. Li, and Z. Lin, [arXiv:1710.10367].

"Effective proton-neutron interaction near the drip line from unbound states in 25,26F," M. Vandebrouck, A. Lepailleur, O. Sorlin, T. Aumann, C. Caesar, M. Holl, V. Panin, F. Wamers, S. R. Stroberg, J. D. Holt, F. de Oliveira Santos, H. Alvarez-Pol, L. Atar, V. Avdeichikov, S. Beceiro-Novo, D. Bemmerer, J. Benlliure, C. A. Bertulani, S. K. Bogner, J. M. Boillos, K. Boretzky, M. J. G. Borge, M. Caamaño, E. Casarejos, W. Catford, J. Cederkäll, M. Chartier, L. Chulkov, D. Cortina-Gil, E. Cravo, R. Crespo, U. Datta Pramanik, P. Díaz Fernández, I. Dillmann, Z. Elekes, J. Enders, O. Ershova, A. Estradé, F. Farinon, L. M. Fraile, M. Freer, D. Galaviz, H. Geissel, R. Gernhäuser, J. Gibelin, P. Golubev, K. Göbel, J. Hagdahl, T. Heftrich, M. Heil, M. Heine, A. Heinz, A. Henriques, H. Hergert, A. Hufnagel, A. Ignatov, H. T. Johansson, B. Jonson, J. Kahlbow, N. Kalantar-Nayestanaki, R. Kanungo, A. Kelic-Heil, A. Knyazev, T. Kröll, N. Kurz, M. Labiche, C. Langer, T. Le Bleis, R. Lemmon, S. Lindberg, J. Machado, J. Marganiec, F. M. Marqués, A. Movsesyan, E. Nacher, M. Najafi, E. Nikolskii, T. Nilsson,, Phys. Rev. C 96, 054305 (2017) [arXiv:1707.07995].

"Estimates and power counting in uniform nuclear matter with softened interactions," A. Dyhdalo, S.K. Bogner, and R.J. Furnstahl, Phys. Rev. C 96, 054005 (2017) [arXiv:1707.07199].

"Fermions in Two Dimensions: Scattering and Many-Body Properties," Alexander Galea, Tash Zielinski, Stefano Gandolfi, Alexandros Gezerlis, Journal of Low Temperature Physics 189, 451 (2017) [arXiv:1705.09310].

"Formation and distribution of fragments in the spontaneous fission of 240Pu," J. Sadhukhan, C.L. Zhang, W. Nazarewicz, and N. Schunck, Phys. Rev. C 96, 061301(R) (2017) [arXiv:1711.10681].

"Ground-state properties of unitary bosons: from clusters to matter," J. Carlson, S. Gandolfi, U. van Kolck, S. A. Vitiello, Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 223002 (2017) [arXiv:1707.08546].

"Low energy peripheral scaling in Nucleon-Nucleon Scattering," I. Ruiz Simo, J. E. Amaro, E. Ruiz Arriola and R. Navarro Perez, [arXiv:1705.06522].

"Medium-mass hypernuclei and the nucleon-isospin dependence of the three-body hyperon-nucleon-nucleon force," D. Lonardoni, F. Pederiva, [arXiv:1711.07521].

"Microscopic Shell Model Calculations for sd-Shell Nuclei," B.R. Barrett, E. Dikmen, P. Maris, A.M. Shirokov, N.A. Smirnova and J.P. Vary, JPS Conf. Proc. 14, 021006 (2017).

"Natural orbital description of the halo nucleus 6He," Chrysovalantis Constantinou, Mark A. Caprio, James P. Vary and Pieter Maris, Nuclear Science and Techniques (NST) 28, 179 (2017) [arXiv:1605.04976].

#"Pion-less effective field theory for atomic nuclei and lattice nuclei," A. Bansal, S. Binder, A. Ekström, G. Hagen, G. R. Jansen, and T. Papenbrock, [arXiv:1712.10246].

#"Quantified Gamow shell model interaction for p s d -shell nuclei," Y. Jaganathen, R. M. Id Betan, N. Michel, W. Nazarewicz, and M. Ploszajczak, Phys Rev. C 96, 054316 (2017) [arXiv:1710.04727].

"Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of light nuclei with local chiral two- and three-nucleon interactions," J. E. Lynn, I. Tews, J. Carlson, S. Gandolfi, A. Gezerlis, K. E. Schmidt, and A. Schwenk, Phys. Rev. C 96, 054007 (2017) [arXiv:1706.07668].

"Scale dependence of deuteron electrodisintegration," S.N. More, S.K. Bogner, and R.J. Furnstahl, Phys. Rev. C 96, 054004 (2017) [arXiv:1708.03315].

"Search for excited states in 25O," M.D. Jones, K. Fossez, T. Baumann, P.A. DeYoung, J.E. Finck, N. Frank, A.N. Kuchera, N. Michel, W. Nazarewicz, J. Rotureau, J.K. Smith, S.L. Stephenson, K. Stiefel, M. Thoennessen, and R.G.T. Zegers, Phys. Rev. C 69, 054322 (2017) [arXiv:1710.04706].

"Small Bits of Cold Dense Matter," Stefano Gandolfi, Joseph Carlson, Alessandro Roggero, Joel Lynn, and Sanjay Reddy, [arXiv:1712.10236].

#"Structure and decays of nuclear three-body systems: The Gamow coupled-channel method in Jacobi coordinates," S. M. Wang, N. Michel, W. Nazarewicz, and F. R. Xu, Phys Rev. C 96, 044307 (2017) [arXiv:1707.08954].

✱#"The performance and scalability of the SHMEM and corresponding MPI-3 routines on a Cray XC30," Gianina Alina Negoita, Glenn R. Luecke, Marina Kraeva, Gurpur M. Prabhu and James P. Vary, Proceedings of the 16th International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (ISPDC 2017) July 3–6, 2017, Innsbruck, Austria. IEEE, 62 (2017).

"Trends and Progress in Nuclear and Hadron Physics: a straight or winding road," James P. Vary, Lekha Adhikari, Guangyao Chen, Meijian Li, Yang Li, Pieter Maris, Wenyang Qian, John R. Spence, Shuo Tang, Kirill Tuchin and Xingbo Zhao, Few Body Syst. 58, 56 (2017) [arXiv:1612.03963].

"Weinberg eigenvalues for chiral nucleon-nucleon interactions," J. Hoppe, C. Drischler, R.J. Furnstahl, K. Hebeler, and A. Schwenk, Phys. Rev. C 96, 054002 (2017) [arXiv:1707.06438].