[molpro-user] Computing higher roots in MRCI
hartke at phc.uni-kiel.de
Tue Apr 14 15:13:51 BST 2009
Gerald Knizia wrote:
> On Friday 10 April 2009 21:12, Jaffe, Richard L. (ARC-TSN) wrote:
>> I am interested in computing the 6th root of B2 symmetry in non-linear C3.
>> I can determine the first 6 roots, but I am trying to reduce computational
>> cost by obtaining accurate solution only for the 6th root.
> I don't know much about Molpros diagonalization routines, but from a purely
> numerical standpoint I would guess that this is impossible. I'm not aware of
> any matrix diagonalization algorithm that can calculate a specific
> eigenvector without also calculating all lower (or all higher) ones.
you may want to check out things like "inverse iteration" or "filter
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