Generator Coordinate Theory of Diatomic Molecules

  • L. Lathouwers
  • P. Van Leuven
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (volume 57)


In the first part of these lectures (hereafter referred to as I) we introduced the mathematical framework of the Generator Coordinate Method (GCM) and outlined how nuclear positions can be used as generator coordinates to construct a non-adiabatic theory of molecules (Van Leuven and Lathouwers, this volume).


Angular Momentum Diatomic Molecule Total Angular Momentum Adiabatic Approximation Spectroscopic Constant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Lathouwers
    • 1
  • P. Van Leuven
    • 1
  1. 1.Dienst Teoretische en Wiskundige Natuurkunde, Rijksuniversitair CentrumUniversity of AntwerpBelgium

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