Algorithms for Computing Franck-Condon Overlap Integrals

Peder Thusgaard Ruhoff, Mark A. Ratner

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

76 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

In a previous article [Chem. Phys. 1994, 186, 355-374], Ruhoff derived a set of recursion relations for calculating multidimensional Franck-Condon overlap integrals within the harmonic approximation, taking into account the Duschinsky mixing effect. We show here how these relations can be implemented in a computationally efficient manner.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)383-392
Number of pages10
JournalInternational Journal of Quantum Chemistry
Volume77
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 5 2000

Keywords

  • Absorption spectra
  • Electronic spectra
  • Franck-Condon factors
  • Vibrational overlap

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Algorithms for Computing Franck-Condon Overlap Integrals'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this