Poul Jørgensen

Jorgensen Poul

Born March 2, 1944 in Silkeborg, Denmark

Professor of Chemistry, Aarhus University, Denmark

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Author of:

More than 340 scientific papers.
Four books (3 co-authored and 1 edited)

Important Contributions:

  • Time-independent and time-dependent linear and non-linear response function theory
  • Optimization theory for multi-configurational self-consistent field wave functions
  • Coupled cluster theory; model hierarchies and molecular property evaluation
  • Lagrangian technique for molecular property calculations
  • Calculation of magnetic molecular properties using gauge invariant methods
  • Showing and explaining the divergence of Møller-Plesset perturbation theory
  • Benchmarking the accuracy of electronic structure models
  • Basis set extrapolation for accurate calculations of energies
  • Optimization theory for Hartree-Fock and Kohn Sham theory, including linear-scaling algorithms