Atoms, molecules and clusters in electric fields : theoretical approaches to the calculation of electric polarizability
 Language
 English.
 Imprint
 London : Imperial College Press ; Hackensack, NJ : distributed by World Scientific Publishing, c2006.
 Physical description
 xii, 679 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
 Series
 Series in computational, numerical, and mathematical methods in sciences and engineering ; v. 1.
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Contributors
 Contributor
 Maroulis, George.
Contents/Summary
 Bibliography
 Includes bibliographical references.
 Contents

 Atomic Static Dipole Polarizabilities (P Schwerdtfeger) FirstOrder ZPVA Correction to First Hyperpolarizabilities of MonoSubstituted Benzene Molecules (O Quinet, B Champagne & B Kirtman) Polarizability & Hyperpolarizability in Small Silicon Clusters (C Pouchan, D Y Zhang & D Begue) Theoretical Calculations of the Static Dipole Polarizability of Atoms and Small Atomic Clusters (P Fuentealba) Elongation Method for Polymers and Its Application to Nonlinear Optics (F L Gu, A Imamura & Y Aoki) Responses of Molecular Vibrations to Intermolecular Electrostatic Interactions and Their Effects on Vibrational Spectroscopic Features (H Torii) The (Hyper)Polarizabilities of Liquid Water Modelled Using Coupled Cluster/Molecular Mechanics Response Theory Methods (J Kongsted, A Osted, K V Mikkelsen & O Christiansen) The Discrete Solvent Reaction Field Model: A Quantum Mechanics/Molecular Mechanics Model for Calculating Nonlinear Optical Properties of Molecules in Condensed Phase (L Jensen & P Th van Duijnen) Extraordinary First Hyperpolarizabilities from Loosely Bound Electron in DipoleBound Anions: (HF)n (n = 2, 3, 4) (D Wu , Z R Li, Y Li & C C Sun) ThirdOrder Nonlinear Optical Properties of OpenShell and/or Charged Molecular Systems (M Nakano) Sequential Monte Carlo/Quantum Mechanics Study of the Dipole Polarizability of Atomic Liquids. The Argon Case (K Coutinho & S Canuto) High Order Polarizabilities from Optical InteractionInduced Spectroscopy (T Bancewicz, Y Le Duff & JL Godet) Polarizability Functions of Diatomic Molecules and Their Dimers (M A Buldakov & V N Cherepanov) Atomic Polarizabilities and Hyperpolarizabilities: A Critical Compilation (A J Thakkar & C Lupinetti) Polarizabilities of FewBody Atomic and Molecular Systems (Z C Yan, J Y Zhang & Y Li) Nonlinear Optical Properties of TransitionMetal Clusters (K Wu) Interaction (Hyper)Polarizability in N2He, CO2He, H2OHe, (H2O)2He and O3He (G Maroulis & A Haskopoulos) Theoretical Studies on Polarizability of Alkali Metal Clusters (K R S Chandrakumar, Tapan K Ghanty & Swapan K Ghosh) Charge Distribution and Polarizabilities of Water Clusters (P Senet, M Yang & C van Alsenoy).
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 Publisher's Summary
 With the central importance of electric polarizability and hyperpolarizability for a wide spectrum of activities, this book charts the trends in the accurate theoretical determination of these properties in specialized fields. The contributions include reviews and original papers that extend from methodology to applications in specific areas of primary importance such as cluster science and organic synthesis of molecules with specific properties.
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Bibliographic information
 Publication date
 2006
 Responsibility
 editor, George Maroulis.
 Series
 Series in computational, numerical and mathematical methods in sciences and engineering ; v. 1
 ISBN
 1860946763
 9781860946769