A Brief Report on Density Functional Theory

  • R. M. Dreizler
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Part of the Physics of Atoms and Molecules book series (PAMO)

Abstract

If you look through some recent issues of Phys. Rev. B or J. Chem. Phys. you will find that density functional theory (DFT) [1, 2, 3] is a rather popular method for the discussion of many body problems in solid state physics and in chemistry. You might then ask two questions:

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. M. Dreizler
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  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikUniversität FrankfurtFrankfurt/MainGermany

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