A Search on Two-Electron Atoms

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ABSTRACT

Using the basic ingredient of two-body problem, we propose accurate algebraic solutions in a closed form for the ground state of helium and helium-like atoms. These simple but explicit expressions involve exact screening parameters for each system considered and provide an insight into their physical structure. The energy eigenvalues have been exactly calculated for atoms with nuclear charge Z in the range 1 ≤ Z ≤ 12, clarifying the relation between the screening parameteter and Z.

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M. Çapak and B. Gönül, "A Search on Two-Electron Atoms," Journal of Modern Physics, Vol. 2 No. 9, 2011, pp. 1051-1055. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2011.29127.

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