TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Yang Zhao; Brown, David W.; Lindenberg, Katja
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;8/22/1997, Vol. 107 Issue 8, p3159
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
4266813

 

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