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Strong LSJ dependence of fluorescence yields : Breakdown of the configuration-average approximation

Hasoglu, M. F. and Gorczyca, T. W. and Korista, K. T. and Manson, S. T. and Badnell, N. R. and Savin, D. W. (2006) Strong LSJ dependence of fluorescence yields : Breakdown of the configuration-average approximation. Astrophysical Journal, 649 (2). L149-L152. ISSN 0004-637X

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Abstract

Using the five-electron K-shell vacancy 1s2s(2)2p(2) configuration as an example, we show that the fluorescence yields of the eight LSJ states of the configuration exhibit a dramatic dependence on LSJ. These results demonstrate that, in general, configuration-average fluorescence data are inappropriate for astrophysical modeling.