The Checkerboard Theory of the Nucleus

The Checkerboard Theory of the Nucleus
By Theodore M. Lach II P.E.

"The nucleus is a precessing 2 dimensional structure"   • "This theory elminates the need for a 4th force of nature, the strong force" • "The proton is the smallest quantum vortex, as the up quarks going around the proton have a DeBroglie wave lenght of 1.000. • What holds the protons together in a nucleus is the electrostatic attraction of oppositely charged orbiting quarks and magetic flux coupling (electromagnetic forces).

Top down view of the Helium nucleus showing orbital motion of the up and dn quarks
( Speed of orbital quarks slowed down 10 Billion-Trillion times )
( Size of protons and neutrons magnified 3 Million-Billion times )

Helium Top 2
Side view of the Helium nucleus showing magnetic lines of flux and flux coupling, proton to proton and neutron to neutron.
Helium magfield
Calcium 40 showing different modes of motion that simulate a 3 dimensional structure
Calcium40 Rotating Nucleus


Checkerboard Board Model of the Nucleus
Presented APS April Meeting Jan 29, 2017 Washington D.C.
By Theodore M. Lach
The Checkerboard model of the Nucleus has been in the public domain for over 20 years. Over those years it has been described by nuclear and particle physicists as; cute, ``the Bohr model of the nucleus'' and ``reminiscent of the Eightfold Way''. It has also been ridiculed as numerology, laughed at, and even worse. In 2000 the theory was taken to the next level by attempting to explain why the mass of the ``up'' and ``dn'' quarks were significantly heavier than the SM ``u'' and ``d'' quarks. This resulted in a paper published on arXiv.nucl-th/0008026 in 2000, predicting 5 generations of quarks, each quark and negative lepton particle related to each other by a simple geometric mean. The CBM predicts that the radii of the elementary particles are proportional to the cube root of their masses. This was realized Pythagorean musical intervals (octave, perfect 5th, perfect 4th plus two others). Therefore each generation can be explained by a simple right triangle and the height of the hypotenuse. Notice that the height of a right triangle breaks the hypotenuse into two line segments. The geometric mean of those two segments equals the length of the height of this characteristic triangle. Therefore the CBM theory now predicts that all the elementary particles mass are proportion to the cube of their radii. Therefore the mass density of all elementary particles (and perhaps black holes too) are a constant of nature.

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Checkerboard Board Model of the Nucleus
Presented April 2016 APS meeting in Salt Lake City
By Theodore M. Lach

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The Structure of the Nucleus
Checker Board Model - Presentation
Theodore M. Lach
Presentation at the 2014 APS April meeting April 7th. Savanna Ga.

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The Structure of the Nucleus
Checker Board Model - Presentation
Theodore M. Lach
The power point presentation was first presented at: Argonne Nat. Lab. July 22-26th 1996 at the conference, "Nuclear Structure at the Limits" and again at the Shanty Creek conference in 1998 in upper Michigan, and again in 2000 at Nuclear Structure 2000 conference at East Lansing Michigan MSU.

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Checkerboard Structure of the Nucleus
Infinite Energy issue 30 2000

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Masses of the Sub-Nuclear Particles
Nucl-th/0008026 @ Updated Version July 4, 2003
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"The 2D Symmetry of Nature"
The structures of nature and the strong nuclear force
The Proton the smallest Quantum Vortex, April 11, 2005
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Bag Model of the Nucleon
Standard QCD model
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Theodore Lach, Bell Labs Fellow 168 KB
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Suggestion of a 17 keV neutrino

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