Erik Jacobsen's Ph.D. Thesis
My thesis is available below in PDF format. It may seem somewhat strange to
put it here, but it bothers me that the results of so much research funded
by taxpayer money are not readily available to the public, whether those
results are interesting or not (and my thesis may indeed be in the latter
The title of my thesis is "A Study of Proton-Induced Pion Production
on Carbon-12 at Intermediate Energies via Recoil Detection". The
subject is nuclear physics. It was accepted by Princeton University in
You can grab the entire thing (141 pages, 2.5 MB) in PDF format
You can also grab any chapter separately:
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if I can't imagine why you would do so!
Comments are welcome; please send them to me (Erik Jacobsen):
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This page was last barely updated on: 2008-12-05.