Chapter 1: The one-electron atom.
Chapter2: Atoms with two or more electrons - symmetries.
Chapter3: Approximation methods.
Chapter4: The spin-orbit interaction.
Chapter5: The central-field approximation.-
Chapter6: Coupling of angular momenta - the vector model.
Chapter9: Other coupling schemes -Intermediate cases.
Chapter10: Nuclear effects.
Chapter11: The Zeeman effect.
Chapter12: The Stark effect.
Chapter13: Complex and exotic excitations.
Chapter14: Numerical solutions of the atomic Schroedinger equation.- Appendix A: Atomic units.- Appendix B: Radial hydrogenic wave functions.- Appendix C: Angular momentum.- Appendix D: Coulomb and Exchange integrals.- Appendix E: Electron spin.- Appendix F: Magnetic interactions in multielectron atoms.- Index.
Anders Kastberg is professor of physics in Nice, France. He was previously a professor in Umea, Sweden, and adjunct professor at the Raman Research Institute, Bangalore, India. He is a former president of the Swedish Physical Society. He graduated from Uppsala University, Sweden.