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DV-Xa for Atomic Spectroscopy and Materials Science
 
 

DV-Xa for Atomic Spectroscopy and Materials Science, 1st Edition

 
DV-Xa for Atomic Spectroscopy and Materials Science, 1st Edition,John Sabin,Michael Zerner,Erkki Brandas,Masayuki Uda,Rika Sekine,Hirohiko Adachi,ISBN9780120348374
 
 
 

Advances in Quantum Chemistry

Sabin   &   Zerner   &   Brandas   &   Uda   &   Sekine   &   Adachi   

P Lowden   

Academic Press

9780120348374

393

229 X 152

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Hardcover

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Description

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.

Volume 37 includes proceedings of the 1998 Korea-Japan DV-Xa Joint Symposium. Emphasis is placed on atomic spectroscopy and material science, including the computation of electronic states of materials.

Readership

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

John Sabin

I was born in Springfield, Mass, and Educated at Williams College (BA) and the University of New Hampshire (PhD). Following that, I was a postdoctoral at Uppsala University in Sweden, and at Northwestern University in Evanston. For the past four decades, I have worked in the Quantum Theory Project, Department of Physics, at the University of Florida. My interests have always been in the theory of molecular electronic structure. More recently, I have been working on the interaction of fast particles, mostly protons and alpha particles, with proto-biological molecules, in terms of the transfer of energy from the projectile to the molecular target, and the outcome of that energy transfer. Such energy transfer is primarily electronic, and the initial electronic excitation results in target electronic and vibrational excitation, ionization, fragmentation, charge exchange, and other processes. The study of these processes, known as stopping power, has applications in fields from microelectronics to tumor therapy. The investigations are interesting and continue.

Affiliations and Expertise

Quantum Theory Project, University of Florida, USA

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Michael Zerner

Affiliations and Expertise

Quantum Theory Project, University of Florida, Gainesville, U.S.A.

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Erkki Brandas

Affiliations and Expertise

Uppsala University, Sweden

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Masayuki Uda

Affiliations and Expertise

Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan

Rika Sekine

Affiliations and Expertise

Shizuoka University, Shizuoka, Japan

Hirohiko Adachi

Quotes and reviews

@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."
@source:--PROCEEDINGS OF THE PHYSICAL SOCIETY
@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."
@source:--THE ROYAL INSTITUTE OF CHEMISTRY
 
 
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