Variational energy band theory for polarons: mapping polaron structure with the Toyozawa method

Yang Zhao; Brown, David W.; Lindenberg, Katja
August 1997
Journal of Chemical Physics;8/22/1997, Vol. 107 Issue 8, p3159
Academic Journal
Discusses a contemporary perspective of a classic problem of polaron theory in one space dimension following the variational approach originally taken by Toyozawa. Representation of polaron structure; Identification of characteristic small polaron, large polaron and nearly free phonon structures; Association of localized functions with variational energy bands.


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