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Published: 01 September 2016

352 Pages | 45 b/w line illustrations, 4pp colour plate section


ISBN: 9780198789154

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The Theory of Intermolecular Forces

Second Edition

Anthony Stone

  • Assumes only an understanding of elementary quantum mechanics and reasonable mathematical ability
  • Explains ab initio methods
  • Includes extensive tables in the appendices to give formulae for multipole moment interactions, and conversions between units and between Cartesian and spherical-tensor formulations
  • Explains perturbation theory methods
  • Includes an extensive bibliography

New to this Edition:

  • A new discussion of the frequency-dependent density susceptibility
  • A much fuller treatment of density functional theory
  • An extended and up-to-date treatment of models
  • The chapter on the relationship between the theory and experimental methods has been extensively revised
  • The literature citations and the discussion have been brought up to date throughout

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