Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory



Rodrigo Navarro Perez

Postdoctoral Appointment
Nuclear and Chemical Sciences Division


 +1 925-424-2048


DegreeDiscipline/InstitutionYear
Ph.D. Physics and Mathematics
Universidad de Granada. Granada, Spain
M.Sc. Physics and Mathematics
Universidad de Granada. Granada, Spain
B.S. Physics
Universidad de las Américas Puebla. Puebla, Mexico

Research Interests

Nuclear physics, Density Functional Theory, Nucleon-Nucleon interaction, partial wave analysis, chiral interactions. Nuclear structure calculations, effective interactions, few body problems. Error estimation, uncertainty propagation.

Honors and Awards

  • Sep 2014. PhD abroad program scholarship, Universidad de Granada, Spain.
  • 2010–2014. PhD Scholarship, Mexican Council of Science and Technology (CONACyT), Mexico.
  • 2009–2010 MSc Scholarship, Carolina Foundation, Spain.
  • 2009 Magna Cum Laude (BSc)

Selected (Recent) Publications

  1. R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Low-energy chiral two-pion exchange potential with statistical uncertainties. Phys. Rev. C 91 (2015) 054002.
  2. R. Navarro Pérez, E. Ruiz Arriola and J. Ruiz de Elvira . Self-consistent statistical error analysis of ππ scattering. Phys. Rev. D 91 (2015) 074014.
  3. M. Piarulli, L. Girlanda, R. Schiavilla, R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Minimally non-local nucleon-nucleon potentials with chiral two-pion exchange including Δ resonances. Phys. Rev. C 91 (2015) 024003.
  4. R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Error analysis of nuclear forces and effective interactions. J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 42 (2015) 034013.
  5. R. Navarro Pérez, E. Garrido, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Triton binding energy with realistic statistical uncertainties. Phys. Rev. C 90 (2014) 047001.
  1. R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Bootstrapping the statistical uncertainties of NN scattering data. Physics Letters B 738 (2014) 155-159.
  2. R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Statistical error analysis for phenomenological nucleon-nucleon potentials. Phys. Rev. C 89 (2014) 064006.
  3. R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Coarse-grained NN potential with chiral two-pion exchange. Phys. Rev. C 89 (2014) 024004.
  4. R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Coarse-grained potential analysis of neutron-proton and proton-proton scattering below the pion production threshold. Phys. Rev. C 88 (2013) 064002.
  5. R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Partial-wave analysis of nucleon-nucleon scattering below the pion-production threshold. Phys. Rev. C 88 (2013) 024002.
  6. R. Navarro Pérez, J. E. Amaro, and E. Ruiz Arriola. Phenomenological high precision neutron–proton delta-shell potential. Physics Letters B 724 (2013) 138-143.

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