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Manuscript Title: Computation of total cross-sections for electron capture in high energy ion-atom collisions.
Authors: Dz. Belkic, R. Gayet, A. Salin
Program title: CDW 1
Catalogue identifier: AAHL_v1_0
Distribution format: gz
Journal reference: Comput. Phys. Commun. 23(1981)153
Programming language: Fortran.
Computer: IRIS 80.
Operating system: SIRIS 10.
RAM: 17K words
Word size: 32
Keywords: Molecular, Charge transfer, Electron capture.
Classification: 16.8.

Nature of problem:
Calculate the cross-section for electron capture in a high energy ion- atom collision.

Solution method:
The program is based on the continnum distorted wave (CDW) method of Cheshire as generalized to complex systems by the authors. The initial and final orbital of the captured electron are supposed to be described by a linear combination of Slater type orbitals.

Restrictions:
The impact energy should be greater than 80 sup{|epsiloni|, |epsilonf|} keV/amu where epsiloni and epsilonf are the initial and final orbital energies of the captured electron expressed in atomic units. The orbitals should be of the types 1s, 2s, 3s, 4s, 2p, 3p.

Running time:
The running time for the test run on the IRIS 80 is 0.36 min.