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## Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics: Quantum Dynamics with Trajectories: Introduction to Quantum Hydrodynamics (Hardback)"Remarkable progress has recently been made in the application of quantum trajectories as the computational tool for solving quantum mechanical problems. This is the first book to present these developments in the broader context of the hydrodynamical formulation of quantum dynamics." — From the back cover ## $21.49 |

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**GOOD:** The book is in good condition and its pages are clean. The binding is tight and the covers are free of bent corners. The book may have been shelved in a slightly leaning position, so it is slightly skewed when standing upright, but it lies flat. It is printed on acid-free paper.

## Description

From the back cover: “In addition to a thorough discussion of the quantum trajectory equations of motion, there is considerable material that deals with phase space dynamics, adaptive moving grids, electronic energy transfer, and trajectories for stationary states.

“On the pedagogical side, a number of sections of this book will be accessible to students who have had an introductory quantum mechanics course. There is also considerable material for advanced researchers, and chapters in the book cover both methodology and applications. The book will be useful to students and researchers in physics, chemistry, applied math, and computational dynamics.”

**BRIEF CONTENTS**

- Preface
- Outline of Boxes
- Historical Comments with Portraits
- Sources for Portraits of Physicists
- Permissions for Use of Figures
- 1. Introduction to Quantum Trajectories
- 2. The Bohmian Route to the Hydrodynamic Equations
- 3. The Phase Space Route to the Hydrodynamic Equations
- 4. The Dynamics and Properties of Quantum Trajectories
- 5. Function and Derivative Approximation on Unstructured Grids
- 6. Applications of the Quantum Trajectory Method
- 7. Adaptive Methods for Trajectory Dynamics
- 8. Quantum Trajectories for Multidimensional Dynamics
- 9. Approximations to the Quantum Force
- 10. Derivative Propagation Along Quantum Trajectories
- 11. Quantum Trajectories in Phase Space
- 12. Mixed Quantum-Classical Dynamics
- 13. Topics in Quantum Hydrodynamics: The Stress Tensor
- 14. Quantum Trajectories for Stationary States
- 15. Challenges and Opportunities
- Appendix 1: Atomic Units
- Appendix 2: Example QTM Program
- Index

## Details

- SKU:
- 1726
- Author:
- Wyatt, Robert E.
- Publisher:
- Springer Science+Business Media
- Publish Date:
- 2005 (First Printing)
- Format:
- Hardback
- Weight (pounds):
- 1.62
- Dimensions (W”xL”xH”):
- 6.2″x9.5″x1″
- ISBN-13:
- 9780387229645
- ISBN-10:
- 0387229647

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