Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1988, 53, 1873-1880

A new variational expression for the scattering matrix

William H. Miller

Department of Chemistry, University of California, Materials and Chemical Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Berkeley, California 94720, U.S.A.


The S-matrix version of the Kohn variational method is used to obtain a new, more concise expression for the scattering matrix, one that has both esthetic and practical advantages over earlier ones that have been used.