Nonlocal Poisson-Fermi model for ionic solvent.

  title={Nonlocal Poisson-Fermi model for ionic solvent.},
  author={Dexuan Xie and Jinn-Liang Liu and Bob Eisenberg},
  journal={Physical review. E},
  volume={94 1-1},
We propose a nonlocal Poisson-Fermi model for ionic solvent that includes ion size effects and polarization correlations among water molecules in the calculation of electrostatic potential. It includes the previous Poisson-Fermi models as special cases, and its solution is the convolution of a solution of the corresponding nonlocal Poisson dielectric model with a Yukawa-like kernel function. The Fermi distribution is shown to be a set of optimal ionic concentration functions in the sense of… 

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