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Recycling knowledge to explore materials: a connector theory approach

  title={Recycling knowledge to explore materials: a connector theory approach},
  author={Marco Vanzini and Ayoub Aouina and Martin Panholzer and Matteo Gatti and Lucia Reining},
  journal={arXiv: Other Condensed Matter},
Computational materials design often profits from the fact that a part of the complicated interaction contributions is not calculated for the real material, but replaced by results of models such as the homogeneous electron gas. We turn this approximation into a very general and an in principle exact theory by introducing the concept of a connector, which is a prescription of how to use the results of a model system in order to simulate a real system. We set the conditions that must be… 
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