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The 27 M. Ernzerhof et al. orbitals ¢p~are obtained from a Hartree-Fock calculation and the e~denote the orbital energies. The expectation values (7]'1V146) are given by (~;[ V I ~tb > = S d3rldar2rP~(rl)tpa(rl)

2 t ....... I, 0 y' 2 Fig. 10o Full coupling-strength radial exchange-correlation hole density around an electron at x = 2, 3, ~, plotted perpendicular to the direction of the departing electron L S D system-averaged hole decays as the uniform-gas hole decays: both exchange and correlation decay as u -a, but these long tails cancel in their sum, to yield an exchange-correlation hole which vanishes as u - 3. This power law decay is quite incorrect in a finite system, when c o m p a r e d with the exponential decay of the hole due to that of n(r).

43 6 Gradient Coefficients at Finite Temperature and Limiting Cases . . 47 7 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 8 Appendix: Energy of lnhomogeneous Electron Gas . . . . . . 51 9 References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54 Topics in Current Chemistry, Vol. 180 © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996 D. J. W. Geldart 1 Introduction The determination of the ground state energy and the ground state electron density distribution of a many-electron system in a fixed external potential is a problem of major importance in chemistry and physics.