The time-dependent close-coupling method for atomic and molecular collision processes

M. S. Pindzola, F. Robicheaux, S. D. Loch, J. C. Berengut, T. Topcu, J. Colgan, M. Foster, D. C. Griffin, C. P. Ballance, D. R. Schultz, T. Minami, N. R. Badnell, M. C. Witthoeft, D. R. Plante, D. M. Mitnik, J. A. Ludlow, U. Kleiman

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We review the development of the time-dependent close-coupling method to study atomic and molecular few body dynamics. Applications include electron and photon collisions with atoms, molecules, and their ions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R39-R60
Number of pages22
JournalJournal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 14 Apr 2007


  • electron-impact ionization
  • differential cross-sections
  • correlated photoionization processes
  • direct numerical approach
  • photo-double ionization
  • hydrogen scattering
  • single ionization
  • intermediate energies
  • R-matrix
  • triple photoionization

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