Electronic Density Functional Theory: Recent Progress and New Directions

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Density functional theory is an approach to predicting the behavior of many interacting particles, and a major application is in the study of many-electron systems. The 26 lectures draw from computational chemistry, condensed matter physics, and other realms to report recent developments. After introductory material, they consider groundstate energy functionals; excited state, time-dependent theories, and the Van der Waals interaction; and special systems. Among specific topics are the exchange-correlation hole, adiabatic coupling in the helium and beryllium series, hydrodynamics in the Thomas-Fermi-Dirac-von- Weizs<:a>cker approximations, and the airy gas as an edge electronic structure. Four additional poster papers are represented by abstracts on such topics as calculations of magnetic interactions in magnetic metal alloys via the LSDF approach, and quantitative electron momentum spectroscopy of solids. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780306458347
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
  • Publication date: 4/28/1998
  • Pages: 412
  • Product dimensions: 6.82 (w) x 9.92 (h) x 0.96 (d)

Table of Contents

Introductory Material: Brief Introduction to Density Functional Theory; J.F. Dobson, M.P. Das. Digging Into the Exchange-Correlation Energy: The Exchange-Correlation Hole;K. Burke. Invited Chapters on Groundstate Energy Functionals: Mixing Exact Exchange with GGA: When to Say When; K. Burke, et al. Adiabatic Coupling in the Helium and the Beryllium Series;A. Savin, et al. Invited Chapters on Excited States, Time-Dependent DFT and the van der Waals Interaction: Are Unoccupied Kohn-Sham Eigenvalues Related to Excitation Energies? C.J. Umrigar, et al. Time-Dependent Optimized Effective Potential in the Linear Response Regime; M. Petersilka, et al. Invited Chapters on Special Systems: Edge Electronic Structure: The Airy Gas; W. Kohn. Density Functionals for Energies and Eigenvalues: Local Mass Approximation; G.E. Engel, W.E. Pickett. Abstracts of Poster Presentations: Ab Initio Calculations of Magnetic Interactions in Magnetic Metal Alloys via the LSDF Approach; M.F. Ling. UNICHEM and Electron Momentum Spectroscopy Investigations into the Valence Electronic Structure of Trans 1,3 Butadiene; M.T. Michalewicz, et al. 20 Additional Chapters. Index.

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