### Second edition

The second edition of my book on The Theory of Intermolecular Forces was published by Oxford University Press in January 2013. There is a PDF flyer offering a 20% discount which is available until August 2013.

An ebook version will be published soon. Details will be given here when available.

### Contents

- Introduction
- Molecules in Electric Fields
- Electrostatic Interactions between Molecules
- Perturbation Theory of Intermolecular Forces at Long Range
*Ab Initio*Methods- Perturbation Theory of Intermolecular Forces at Short Range
- Distributed Multipole Expansions
- Short-range Effects
- Distributed Polarizabilities
- Many-Body Effects
- Interactions involving Excited States
- Practical Models for Intermolecular Potentials
- Theory and Experiment
- Appendices:
- Cartesian Tensors
- Spherical Tensors
- Introduction to Perturbation Theory
- Conversion Factors
- Cartesian-Spherical Conversion Tables
- Interaction Functions

- References
- Author Index
- Index

### First edition

The Theory of Intermolecular Forces was first published in hardback by Oxford University Press in 1996, and in paperback, with corrections, in September 1997. A second paperback reprint, with further corrections, was published in 2000.

A list of corrections is available in PDF format.