TITLE

A new perspective on local scaling analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Eno, Larry
PUB. DATE
September 1992
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;9/1/1992, Vol. 97 Issue 5, p3859
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In a recent paper, an energy-sudden-based local scaling analysis has been introduced. We show that this local analysis can be incorporated into a much more general scaling framework-a framework which encompasses the ‘‘regular’’ energy sudden scaling relations. We also make some suggestions with regard to utilizing the general framework in extending present scaling theoretic analysis.
ACCESSION #
7646742

 

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