Propagating Insight: A Tribute to the Works of Yngve Ohrn

Propagating Insight: A Tribute to the Works of Yngve Ohrn, 1st Edition

Propagating Insight:  A Tribute to the Works of Yngve Ohrn, 1st Edition,Erkki Brandas,ISBN9780120348350

Advances in Quantum Chemistry


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Advances in Quantum Chemistry publishes articles and invited reviews by leading international researchers in quantum chemistry. Quantum chemistry deals particularly with the electronic structure of atoms, molecules, and crystalline matter and describes it in terms of electron wave patterns. It uses physical and chemical insight, sophisticated mathematics and high-speed computers to solve the wave equations and achieve its results. Advances highlights these important, interdisciplinary developments.


Researchers in quantum chemistry, applied mathematics, biology, and physics; universities and industrial research and development groups working on biological molecules and new materials (e.g. semiconductor chips, polymers, and alloys).

Erkki Brandas

Erkki Brändas was born in Tampere, Finland in July1940 and was, as a Finnish war child, transported to Sweden in February 1942, finally adopted by his Swedish parents and given Swedish citizenship in 1947. He received his FL (PhD) in 1969 and Doctor of Philosophy (habilitation) in 1972, both at Uppsala University. Except for guest professorships in USA, Germany, Israel, he spent his professional career in Uppsala employed as Assistant- Associate- and Full Professor from 1975 until retirement in 2007. In addition to serving as chairman of the department of Quantum Chemistry, he was appointed Executive Director of the Uppsala Graduate School Advanced Instrumentation and Measurement supervising the doctoral education of 35 PhD’s from 1997-2007. He has served on various international scientific and editorial boards, e.g. Wiley, Elsevier and Springer including the service as Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, Series Editor of the Advances in Quantum Chemistry. He is the current President of the International Society for Theoretical Chemical Physics, since 15 years, chairing a variety of international congresses and other numerous meetings, schools and workshops. He has published over 260 articles and edited more than 50 books on fundamental theoretical chemical physics from research on atoms, molecules and solid-state physics to complex enough systems in biology - from the microscopic realm to the cosmological rank.

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Uppsala University, Sweden

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Propagating Insight: A Tribute to the Works of Yngve Ohrn, 1st Edition

J. Linderberg, Yngve Öhrn, Scientist, Leader, and Friend. E. Deumens, Teaching Quantum Mechanics. J.V. Ortiz, Toward an Exact One-Electron Picture of Chemical Bonding. R.L. Longo, Spin Density Properties from the Electron Propagator: Hyperfine and Nuclear Spin-Spin Couplings. M.S. Deleuze and L.S. Cederbaum, The New Challenges of the Theory of Ionization for Polymers and Solids. B. Champagne, D.H. Mosley, J.G. Fripiat, and J.-M. André, Towards the Calculations of Polarizabilities of Stereoregular Polymers. C. Hättig and P. Jørgensen, Dispersion Coefficients for Second Hyperpolarizabilities Using Coupled Cluster Cubic Response Theory. H. Sekino and R.J. Bartlett, On the Extensivity Problem in Coupled-Cluster Property Evaluation. R. Cabrera-Trujillo, J.R. Sabin, J. Oddershede, and S.P.A. Sauer, The Bethe Sun Rule and Basis Set Selection in the Calculation of Generalized Oscillator Strengths. M.Ø. Jensen and A.E. Hansen, The Molecular Magnetic Shielding Field: Response Graph Illustrations of the Benzene Field. B. Weiner and S.B. Trickey, Time-Dependent Variational Principle in Density Functional Theory. J.L. Krause, Quantum Control in Semiconductor Heterostructures. V.K. Mishra and M.K. Mishra, Selective Photodynamic Control of Chemical Reactions: A Rayleigh-Ritz Variational Approach. J. Simons, Semi-Classical Pictures of Non-Adiabatic Induced Electron Ejection in Molecular Anions. D.A. Micha, Density Matrix Treatment of Electronic Rearrangement. S. Lunnell, J.W. Gauld, R.M. Kadam, Y. Itagaki, and A. Lund, Theoretical and Experimental Studies of the Benzene Radical Cation: Effects of Selective Deuteration. M.G. Cory, K.K. Stavrev, and M.C.Zerner, A Theoretical Study of the [Fe2(µ - S<->2)(P(o - C<->6H<->4S)<->3)<->2]2- Electronic Spectrum. Subject Index.

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@qu:"Quantum chemistry has emerged as a subject in it own right. The appearance of a review publication which surveys recent achievements in the field is therefore very appropriate and, when it has the quality of this volume, is most welcome."
@qu:"The juxtaposition of the oldest of quantum chemical studies, atomic structure, and one of the newest, quantum biology, highlights the importance of quantum theory in modern chemistry. Thus, having first opened the book in search of a particular article, the reader is stimulated to delve into fields of which he has but a superficial knowledge. In this way the book can be instrumental in broadening the interests and background of those who turn to it."

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