Volume 3, Issue 3, June 2018, Page: 49-52
Calculation of the Average Potential of a Wigner Solid
Zhang Yue, College of Physics and Information Science, Hunan Normal University, Changsha, China
Received: Jun. 24, 2018;       Accepted: Jul. 9, 2018;       Published: Aug. 8, 2018
DOI: 10.11648/j.ijecs.20180303.12      View  1308      Downloads  78
The paper corrects a few errors occurring in the calculations of CALLAWAY J on the average potential of a Wigner solid. With respect to the monoatomic bcc and fcc metals, a theory of calculating the average potentials of them is established, and the theoretical results demonstrate that the average potential is directly proportional to the reciprocal of the lattice constant of the crystal. Moreover, the paper performs a great deal of calculations of the average potentials of various bcc and fcc metals, and obtains a lot of numerical results which are valuable for applications.
Wigner Solid, Poisson’s Equation, Average Potential, Lattice Constant
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Zhang Yue, Calculation of the Average Potential of a Wigner Solid, International Journal of Education, Culture and Society. Vol. 3, No. 3, 2018, pp. 49-52. doi: 10.11648/j.ijecs.20180303.12
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