# The Gaussian and augmented-plane-wave density functional method for ab initio molecular dynamics simulations

@article{Lippert1999TheGA, title={The Gaussian and augmented-plane-wave density functional method for ab initio molecular dynamics simulations}, author={Gerald Lippert and J{\"u}rg Hutter and Michele Parrinello}, journal={Theoretical Chemistry Accounts}, year={1999}, volume={103}, pages={124-140} }

Abstract. A new algorithm for density-functional-theory-based ab initio molecular dynamics simulations is presented. The Kohn–Sham orbitals are expanded in Gaussian-type functions and an augmented-plane-wave-type approach is used to represent the electronic density. This extends previous work of ours where the density was expanded only in plane waves. We describe the total density in a smooth extended part which we represent in plane waves as in our previous work and parts localised close to… Expand

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