"I published a paper with Jack Sherman on the calculation of some of these overlap
integrals with a simplification.... It's in The Nature of the Chemical Bond, the results are -- with a simplification of some sort; it's like taking Slater functions,
I don't know what it was, but actually evaluating the overlap integrals. Our conclusion
was that the bond strength function giving angular dependence alone is really pretty
good -- not perfect but pretty good."
Linus Pauling. AHQP (Archive for the History of Quantum Physics), interview transcript part 2. Interview
by John Heilbron. March 27, 1964.
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