SOME NEW LATTICE SUMS INCLUDING AN EXACT RESULT FOR THE ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL WITHIN THE NACL LATTICE
PJ FORRESTER, ML GLASSER
JOURNAL OF PHYSICS A-MATHEMATICAL AND GENERAL | IOP PUBLISHING LTD | Published : 1982
The electrostatic potential at point (1/6, 1/6, 1/6) in the unit cell of side length 2 of the NaCl lattice is found to be square root 3. An n-dimensional generalisation of a dipole sum, evaluated exactly by Glasser and Zucker (1980) in the case n=2, is given.