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Variational methods applied to the inelastic scattering of electrons.

Noel Marshall King

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Published
**1953**
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Thesis (M. Sc.)--The Queen"s University of Belfast, 1953.

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I am particularly interested in electron and positron scattering, both elastic and inelastic, and I endeavour to calculate cross sections for a wide range of targets. Such cross sections are essential to understanding how matter behaves in a wide range of environments, be they natural (e.g., the Earth’s atmosphere, or astrophysical plasmas. The excitation cross sections of the 2S state of atomic hydrogen at 10 low incident electron energies ( and eV) have been calculated using the variational polarized method. Nine partial waves are used to get convergence of cross sections in the above energy range. The maximum of the cross section is π a 0 2 at eV which is close to the experimental result ± π Cited by: 2.

The second paper presents a general review of quantum Monte Carlo methods used in the present book. One of the most challenging problems in the field of quantum Monte Carlo techniques, the negative-sign problem, is also discussed and new methods proposed to partially overcome it. In addition, low-dimensional quantum spin systems are studied. Eﬀective interactions and the scattering length Scattering length for a model potential Scattering between diﬀerent internal states Inelastic processes Elastic scattering and Feshbach resonances Determination of scattering lengths Scattering lengths for alkali atoms and hydrogen

Raman Scattering Inelastic X-Ray Scattering Photoemission Measurement of Work Functions Angle-Resolved Photoemission Core-Level Photoemission and Charge-Transfer Insulators Problems References VI MAGNETISM 24 Classical Theories of Magnetism and Ordering Moreover, this method provides a very compact and self-consistent way of taking into account the damping effects and finite lifetimes of quasi-particles due to inelastic collisions. In addition, it correctly defines the Generalized Mean Field (GMF), that determine elastic scattering renormalizations and, in general, are not functionals of the Alma mater: Moscow State University.

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Variational methods in electron-atom scattering theory. New York: Plenum Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: R K Nesbet. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: graphs ; 24 cm: Contents: 1.

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The Schwinger variational principle is applied to s-wave electron-hydrogen atom scattering. Computationally, consistent with a recent paper by Apagyi et al. The variational method of Hulthen has been applied to the elastic scattering of slow electrons by helium atoms, the effect of exchange being taken into account in calculating the zero-order phase.

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Physica 48 () North-Holland Publishing Co. INELASTIC SCATTERING OF HIGH-ENERGY ELECTRONS BY HELIUM R. VANDERPOORTEN # Physique Thrique et Mathatique, UniversitLibre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgique Received 14 November Synopsis Generalized oscillator strengths and Born cross sections are calculated for electron excitation of the ground state to the n 1S (n = 1, Cited by: 4.

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4 An offshoot of the Hulth_n-Kohn variational method is the variational R-matrix method, s' _ In chapter 8 of this book Schneider r presents a general discussion of the R-matrix method, including the variational R. Molecular Dynamics and Hybrid Monte Carlo Algorithms for the Variational Path Integral with a Fourth-Order Propagator Shinichi Miura Chap DOI: /bkch Publication Date (Web): February 6, electron-molecule scattering, incorporating complex boundary conditions, is reported in chapter 1 of this book by Rescigno et al.* An offshoot of the Hulth6n-Kohn variational method is the variational R-matrix method, s' 6 In chapter 8 of this book Schneider 7 presents a general discussion of the R-matrix method, including the variational R-matrix.

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These phonons are rather energetic, being of the order of 30 to 50 meV (or more) in energy, and lead to inelastic scattering processes, since there is a significant gain or loss of energy by the carrier during the scattering process.

The importance of the inelastic scattering processes is quite clear, since the above were essentially elastic. Description; Chapters; Reviews; Supplementary; Julian Schwinger (–) was one of the giants of 20th Century science.

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Onda and D. G. Truhlar, Journal of Chemical Phys (). "Improved Canonical Variational Theory for .The Monte Carlo method for electron transport is a semiclassical Monte Carlo(MC) approach of modeling semiconductor transport. Assuming the carrier motion consists of free flights interrupted by scattering mechanisms, a computer is utilized to simulate the trajectories of particles as they move across the device under the influence of an electric field using classical mechanics.