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.

Key Features

* Publishes articles, invited reviews and proceedings of major international conferences and workshops
* Written by leading international researchers in quantum and theoretical chemistry
* Highlights important interdisciplinary developments


Quantum chemists, physical chemists, physicists

Table of Contents

  1. Unstable states: from quantum mechanics to statistical physics - Ivana Paidarova & Philippe Durand
  2. Unstable States in Laser Assisted and Controlled Molecular Processes - O. Atabek, Roland Lefebvre & Nguyen-Dang
  3. Coherence Effects in Laser-Induced Continuum Structure - Ioannis Thanopulos & Moshe Shapiro
  4. Theory and State-Specific Methods for the Analysis and Computation of
    Field-Free and Field-Induced Unstable States in Atoms and Molecules - Cleanthes A. Nicolaides
  5. Normal Form Theory and Transition States in Phase Space – Stephen Wiggins & Arseni Goussev
  6. The State-Specific Expansion Approach to the Solution of the Polyelectronic
    Time-Dependent Schrödinger Equation for Atoms and Molecules in Unstable States - Cleanthes A. Nicolaides, Theodoros Mercouris and Yannis Komninos
  7. Theory of resonant states: An exact analytical
    approach for open quantum systems - Gaston Garcia-Calderon
  8. Photon Wavepackets in Free Space - Gernot Alber, Magdalena Stobinska & G. Leuchs
  9. Long-Time Deviations from Exponential Decay – Gonzalo Muga, Donald W.L. Sprung, Joan Martorell & E. Torrontegui


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