Molecular Collision Dynamics [E-Book] / edited by J. M. Bowman.
Bowman, J. M., (editor)
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 1983
XII, 160 p. online resource.
englisch
9783642819438
10.1007/978-3-642-81943-8
Topics in Current Physics ; 33
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • References
  • 2. Inelastic Vibrational and Rotational Quantum Collisions
  • 2.1 General Computational Techniques
  • 2.2 A Higher-Order Coupled States Approximation
  • References
  • 3. Quasiclassical Trajectory Studies of State to State Collisional Energy Transfer in Polyatomic Molecules
  • 3.1 Background
  • 3.2 Semiclassical Vibration-Rotation Motions of Polyatomic Molecules
  • 3.3 Trajectory Studies of Polyatomic Molecule Collisions
  • 3.4 Collisional Excitation in He + SO2
  • 3.5 Conclusion
  • References
  • 4. Rotational Rainbows in Atom-Diatom Scattering
  • 4.1 Background
  • 4.2 Review of Rainbows in Isotropic Potential Scattering
  • 4.3 Classical Limit of the IOS Approximation
  • 4.4 Numerical Examples
  • 4.5 Recent Experiments and Comparison with Theory
  • 4.6 Approximate Analytical Expressions for X(?,?),J(?,?) and the Rainbow Curve jR(?)
  • 4.7 Conclusion and Prognosis
  • References
  • 5. Quantum Mechanical Treatment of Electronic Transitions in Atom-Molecule Collisions
  • 5.1 The General Approach
  • 5.2 Numerical Examples
  • 5.3 Electronic Nonadiabatic Processes Among Potential Curves
  • 5.4 Electronic Nonadiabatic Processes in Strong Laser Fields
  • 5.5 Summary and Conclusions
  • References.