Walecka model

The *Walecka model* is an effective field theory that describes the residual strong nuclear force between baryons and specifically between nucleons, via exchange of sigma-mesons and omega-mesons.

The original article is

- J. D. Walecka,
*A Theory of highly condensed matter*, Annals Phys. 83 (1974) 491 (spire:91609, dpi:10.1016/0003-4916(74)90208-5)

See also

- R. V. Poberezhnyuk, V. Vovchenko, D. V. Anchishkin, M. I. Gorenstein,
*Quantum van der Waals and Walecka models of nuclear matter*(arXiv:1708.05605)

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