To learn more about the metallic bond of alkali metals, see Chapter 19 in Volume 2 of the book.
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Calculated and experimental values for the lattice parameter, cohesive energy, and band gap of crystalline silicon. Calculations are made from exact, closed-form equations containing physical
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