Hyperfine-structure studies of the 1s22snp (n=2, 3) 3P states for the beryllium isoelectronic sequence
Department of Physics, Beijing Institute of Technology, 100081, Beijing, P.R. China
Corresponding author: a firstname.lastname@example.org
Revised: 1 April 2009
Published online: 6 June 2009
The hyperfine structure parameters of the 1s22snp (n=2, 3) 3P states for the beryllium isoelectronic sequence from Z= 4 to 10 are calculated with the full-core plus correlation (FCPC) wave functions. For the 1s22s2p 3P state of the beryllium atom, the calculated fine structure parameters are in good agreement with the latest theoretical and experimental data in the literature. It is shown that hyperfine constants of the low-lying excited states for the beryllium atom can be calculated accurately using this theoretical method. For 1s22snp (n=2, 3) 3P states of the beryllium isoelectronic sequence, our predictions may provide valuable reference data for other theoretical calculations and experimental measurements in future.
PACS: 31.30.Gs – Hyperfine interactions and isotope effects / 32.10.Fn – Fine and hyperfine structure / 31.15.vj – Electron correlation calculations for atoms and ions: excited states
© EDP Sciences, Società Italiana di Fisica, Springer-Verlag, 2009