We prove the positivity of the pressure and compressibility for neutral systems in the Thomas-Fermi theory of molecules. Our results include some new properties of the Thomas-Fermi potential and a proof that the kinetic energy is superadditive.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||26|
|Journal||Communications In Mathematical Physics|
|State||Published - Oct 1 1978|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
- Mathematical Physics