Density matrix technique for groundstate calculations

M.S.L. Croo de Jongh, du, J.M. Doumen, J.M.J. Leeuwen, van

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    Abstract

    The density matrix approach is a technique to calculate the lowest eigenvalue of a large matrix such as occurring in quantum mechanical systems. So far the method works very well for systems with a linear structure. The limitations for a planar structure, from critical correlations and from slowdown, due to the existence of slow modes, will be discussed using the transverse Ising model as illustration.
    Original languageUndefined
    Pages (from-to)483-488
    Number of pages6
    JournalComputer physics communications
    Volume121/12
    Issue numberSept/O
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1999

    Keywords

    • IR-55823
    • EWI-1018

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