Kinetic and Exchange Energy Densities near the Nucleus
AbstractWe investigate the behavior of the kinetic and the exchange energy densities near the nuclear cusp of atomic systems. Considering hydrogenic orbitals, we derive analytical expressions near the nucleus, for single shells, as well as in the semiclassical limit of large non-relativistic neutral atoms. We show that a model based on the helium iso-electronic series is very accurate, as also confirmed by numerical calculations on real atoms up to two thousands electrons. Based on this model, we propose non-local density-dependent ingredients that are suitable for the description of the kinetic and exchange energy densities in the region close to the nucleus. These non-local ingredients are invariant under the uniform scaling of the density, and they can be used in the construction of non-local exchange-correlation and kinetic functionals. View Full-Text
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Constantin, L.A.; Fabiano, E.; Della Sala, F. Kinetic and Exchange Energy Densities near the Nucleus. Computation 2016, 4, 19.
Constantin LA, Fabiano E, Della Sala F. Kinetic and Exchange Energy Densities near the Nucleus. Computation. 2016; 4(2):19.Chicago/Turabian Style
Constantin, Lucian A.; Fabiano, Eduardo; Della Sala, Fabio. 2016. "Kinetic and Exchange Energy Densities near the Nucleus." Computation 4, no. 2: 19.
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