# Calculation of the free-free transitions in the electron-hydrogen scattering S-wave model

@article{Plottke2000CalculationOT, title={Calculation of the free-free transitions in the electron-hydrogen scattering S-wave model}, author={Chris Plottke and Igor Bray}, journal={Journal of Physics B}, year={2000}, volume={33} }

The S-wave model of electron-hydrogen scattering is evaluated using the convergent close-coupling method with an emphasis on scattering from excited states including an initial state from the target continuum. Convergence is found for discrete excitations and the elastic free-free transition. The latter is particularly interesting given that the corresponding potential matrix elements are divergent.

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