Correlation Energies from Hartree-Fock Electrostatic Potentials at Nuclei and Generation of Electrostatic Potentials from Asymptotic and Zero-Order Information

  • Mel Levy
  • Stephen C. Clement
  • Yoram Tal


It has been recognized 1-16 that electrostatic potentials at the nuclei of atoms and molecules play key roles in determining total energies. (For an overview, see the preceeding chapter by Politzer). It has also been recognized that the Hellmann-Feynman theorem provides a fundamental link between an energy change and the electrostatic potential at the nucleus caused by the electrons. The latter will be called the EPN.


Ionization Potential Recursion Relation Neutral Atom Correlation Energy Nuclear Charge 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mel Levy
    • 1
  • Stephen C. Clement
    • 1
  • Yoram Tal
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and Quantum Theory GroupTulane UniversityNew OrleansUSA
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada

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