DSpace
 

DSpace at IIT Bombay >
IITB Publications >
Article >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://dspace.library.iitb.ac.in/jspui/handle/10054/9122

Title: Hydrogen atom confined to an ellipsoid
Authors: PATIL, SH
Keywords: enclosed quantum-systems
off-center
perturbation-theory
boundary-conditions
impurity states
wave-functions
electron
dots
gaas-ga1-xalxas
satisfy
Issue Date: 2001
Publisher: IOP PUBLISHING LTD
Citation: JOURNAL OF PHYSICS B-ATOMIC MOLECULAR AND OPTICAL PHYSICS, 34(6), 1049-1058
Abstract: We have analysed the properties of a hydrogen atom at the focus of a confining, prolate ellipsoid. This system is separable in terms of elliptic coordinates, and has the unusual property that the solution is a product of two identical functions of elliptic coordinates. We have obtained the energies for several states, for different positions of the foci and different values of the semi-major axis, and also developed simple model wavefunctions for some states, based on the cusp and boundary conditions. The model may provide a good representation of the distortions in the confining surface when the confined atom moves away from the centre.
URI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0953-4075/34/6/306
http://dspace.library.iitb.ac.in/xmlui/handle/10054/9122
http://hdl.handle.net/10054/9122
ISSN: 0953-4075
Appears in Collections:Article

Files in This Item:

There are no files associated with this item.

View Statistics

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

 

Valid XHTML 1.0! DSpace Software Copyright © 2002-2010  Duraspace - Feedback