coherent scattering


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Related to coherent scattering: pair production, photoelectric effect, Incoherent Scattering, Compton scattering

coherent scattering

[kō′hir·ənt ′skad·ə·riŋ]
(physics)
Scattering in which there is a definite phase relationship between incoming and scattered particles or photons.
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004) fm coherent scattering lengths [14] showed that essentially all existing calculations of the n-d coherent scattering length are in serious disagreement with experiment and that the accuracy of present measurements is sensitive to nuclear three-body forces.
The coherent scattering length for neutrons is an important parameter that describes the neutron-nuclear interaction.

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