Density functional theory for superconductors

W. Kohn*, E. K.U. Gross, L. N. Oliveira

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A density‐functional theory for inhomogeneous superconductors at arbitrary temperature is described. The formalism leads to Kohn‐Sham‐type equations which are structurally similar to the Bogoliubovde Gennes equations but, in contrast to the latter, incorporate exchange and correlations effects.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)611-615
Number of pages5
JournalInternational Journal of Quantum Chemistry
Issue number23 S
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes


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