TITLE

The penalty method for random walks with uncertain energies

AUTHOR(S)
Ceperley, D.M.; Dewing, M.
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;5/22/1999, Vol. 110 Issue 20, p9812
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the generalization of the random walk algorithm to the situation where the energy is noisy and can only be estimated. Applications for a long range potentials and for mixed quantum-classical simulations; Ability to modify the acceptance probability by applying a penalty to the energy difference.
ACCESSION #
4262755

 

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