A Safari Through Density Functional Theory

  • Reiner M. DreizlerEmail author
  • Cora S. Lüdde
Part of the FIAS Interdisciplinary Science Series book series (FIAS)


Density functional theory is widely used to treat quantum many body problems in many areas of physics and related fields. A brief survey of this method covering foundations, functionals and applications is presented here.


Density Functional Theory Coulomb System Gradient Expansion Small Amino Acid Correlation Contribution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Theoretical PhysicsGoethe UniversityFrankfurt/MGermany

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