Convergence of the series expansion solution to the Thomas-Fermi-Dirac equation. by James E. Enstrom

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Studies the convergence of the power series solution to determine precisely the region in which it is accurate.

The Thomas-Fermi-Dirac statistical model has been used for approximate calculations of potential fields and charge densities. It has also been used to derive the equation of state of matter at high pressures and at various temperatures.

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The above equation is defined in a semi-infinite interval which has a singularity at x ¼ 0 since u 00 ðxÞ. 1 as x. Because of the importance of this problem in physics, it has been solved.

In the case of the Thomas–Fermi equation for a neutral atom in a very strong magnetic field we have shown that the power-series expansion about the zero of multiplicity two at x 0 is a suitable way of obtaining reasonably accurate approximants to the solution over the entire physical interval 0 Cited by: This is the Thomas-Fermi equation in differential form.

Thomas-Fermi atom Let us consider a neutral Thomas-Fermi atom as an example. Then we have N = Z; Vext.(r) = − eZ r ⇒ ∆Vext.(r) = 4πeZδ(r). The energy-minimizing solution of the Thomas-Fermi equation is unique (without proof);File Size: 92KB.

Now, the Thomas-Fermi equation ([[nabla].sup.2] - [[lambda].sup.2])U(r) = 0 in this case transforms to the following equation: Thomas-Fermi model in the presence of natural cutoffs While the use of only real coefficients is less robust and cannot easily be applied to multimodal functions, it is still suitable for the Thomas-Fermi equation.

radial distance r in the atom by r = px, in which p is the scale length (9n2/ Z) in omic units, The Thomas-Fermi-Dirac function $ (x) for a neutral atom Convergence of the series expansion solution to the Thomas-Fermi-Dirac equation.

book the initial and boundary conditions respectively, wher*e radius xb of the Fermi equation d2+/dx2 = +3/2/x1/2, where the Thomas-Fermi function + is subj to those of Eqs, (2). is the boundary value of $ corresponding to the. We place the Thomas-Fermi model of the quantum theory of atoms, molecules, and solids on a firm mathematical footing.

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In this equation, the expansion coefficients {CJ, } are the variables that are to be determined by solving the Schrödinger equation he J = J J. After substituting the LCAO expansion for J into this Schrödinger equation, multiplying on the left by one of the basis AOs, and then integrating over the coordinates of the electron in J, one obtains.

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So, it is possible to follow the time development of an initial quantum wavefunction by first solving the time-independent Schrödinger equation for all of the {y k } and then expressing the initial wavefunction in terms of the eigenfunctions (i.e, the integral Ú y k * y(R,r,a,b;t=0) dr is nothing but the expansion coefficient of y(R,r,a,b;t=0.

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9 The Thomas-Fermi and related models Overview The Thomas-Fermi model at T = 0 Consideration of a gas of atoms Solution of the Thomas-Fermi equation Derivation of the Thomas-Fermi equation using variational principle The kinetic and potential energies of an atom Calculation of pressure Inclusion of.

Nonextensive Thomas-Fermi model. NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS) Shivamoggi, Bhimsen; Martinenko, Evgeny. Nonextensive Thomas-Fermi model was father investigated in the following directions: Heavy atom in strong magnetic field.

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NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS) Johnson, R. The Fermi-Dirac distribution function is an approximation describing a special case of Boltzmann statistics.A general occupation probability formula is derived and a criterion given for the use of Fermi-Dirac ation to classical problems of defects in solids is.

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Density-functional theory can be implemented in many ways. i.e., a self-consistent solution of the KS equation cannot be found. Once one has a converged solution n0, one can calculate the total energy from Eq.

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