Accession Number : AD0604310

Title :   A NOTE ON THE RELATIVISTIC THOMAS-FERMI ATOM MODEL,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Gilvarry,J. J.

Report Date : 01 APR 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : It is shown that an expression for the density of states derived from the Dirac wave equation for a central field removes the convergence difficulties in the usual relativistic Thomas-Fermi equation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATOMIC STRUCTURE, RELATIVITY THEORY), (*RELATIVITY THEORY, ATOMIC STRUCTURE), FIELD THEORY, ATOMIC ORBITALS, ATOMIC ENERGY LEVELS, MASS ENERGY RELATION, PERTURBATION THEORY, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, NUCLEAR SHELL MODELS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE