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Response Theory of the Electron-Phonon Coupling

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Response Theory of the Electron-Phonon Coupling
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Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 169

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This article presents a systematic theoretical enquiry concerning the conceptual foundations and the nature of phonon-mediated electron-electron interactions. Starting from the fundamental many-body Hamiltonian, we propose a simple scheme to decouple the electrons and nuclei of a crystalline solid via effective interactions.

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