Existence of a density functional for an intrinsic state

B. G. Giraud, B. K. Jennings, B. R. Barrett

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A generalization of the Hohenberg-Kohn theorem for finite systems proves the existence of a density functional (DF) for a symmetry violating intrinsic state, out of which a physical state with good quantum numbers can be projected.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number032507
JournalPhysical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 5 2008

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  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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