Logo

Lectures on the Density Functional Theory

Lectures on the Density Functional Theory
by

Publisher: Universite de Lorraine
Number of pages: 105

Description:
Contents: Thomas-Fermi method; Hartree-Fock formalism; Total energy as functional of electron density; Practical implementation of DFT and HF calculation schemes; Response properties in ab initio schemes; Order-N methods; Lattice dynamics.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple PDF files)

Similar books

Book cover: Many-body Physics with Ultracold GasesMany-body Physics with Ultracold Gases
by - arXiv.org
This paper reviews recent experimental and theoretical progress concerning many-body phenomena in dilute, ultracold gases. It focuses on effects beyond standard weak-coupling descriptions, such as the Mott-Hubbard transition in optical lattices, etc.
(1982 views)
Book cover: Quantum Theory of Condensed MatterQuantum Theory of Condensed Matter
by - Oxford University
I aim to discuss a reasonably wide range of quantum-mechanical phenomena from condensed matter physics, with an emphasis mainly on physical ideas. The most important prerequisite is some understanding of second quantization for fermions and bosons.
(4252 views)
Book cover: Phases and Phase Transitions in Disordered Quantum SystemsPhases and Phase Transitions in Disordered Quantum Systems
by - arXiv
These lecture notes give a pedagogical introduction to phase transitions in disordered quantum systems and to the exotic Griffiths phases induced in their vicinity. The author also presents a number of experimental examples.
(3502 views)
Book cover: An Introduction to Symmetric SpacesAn Introduction to Symmetric Spaces
by - arXiv
In this text we give a self-contained introduction to symmetric spaces and their main characteristics. We take an algebraic approach; therefore it is not necessary to know almost anything about differential geometry to be able to follow the outline.
(7881 views)