Advances in Quantum Chemistry

Theory of Confined Quantum Systems - Part Two

Series Editor:

  • John Sabin, Quantum Theory Project, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
  • Erkki Brandas, Uppsala University, Sweden

Advances in Quantum Chemistry presents surveys of current developments in this rapidly developing field. With invited reviews written by leading international researchers, each presenting new results, it provides a single vehicle for following progress in this interdisciplinary area.
View full description


Quantum chemists, physical chemists, physicists


Book information

  • Published: June 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-375074-7

Table of Contents

Modeling pressure effects on the electronic properties of Ca, Sr and Ba by the confined atom model (D. Guerra, R. Vargas, P. Fuentealba, and J. Garza)
Photoionization of atoms encaged in spherical fullerenes (V.K. Dolmatov)
DFT study of molecules confined inside fullerene and fullerene-like cages (O.P. Charkin, N.M. Klimenko, and D.O. Charkin)
Spectroscopy of confined atomic systems: effect of plasma (A.N. Sil, S. Canuto and P.K. Mukherjee)
The energy level structure of low-dimensional multi-electron quantum dots (T. Sako, J. Paldus and G.H.F. Diercksen)
Engineering quantum confined silicon nanostructures: ab-initio study of the structural, electronic and optical properties (E. Degoli and S. Ossicini)