TITLE

Computational complexity: Why quantum chemistry is hard

AUTHOR(S)
Aaronson, Scott
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Nature Physics;Oct2009, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p707
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the problems in the computation of quantum chemistry. It has been cited that the computation of the electron ground states within the framework of the density functional theory (DFT) is one of the problems encountered in the computation of quantum chemistry. The problem has been solved by focusing on the approximation of a universal functional in the interaction between electrons.
ACCESSION #
44414810

 

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