I use epw to calculate the lambda.phself of MoS2, but the results are infinity. I don not konw the reason, would you give a help.

&inputepw
prefix = 'pwscf', amass(1) = 95.94, amass(2) = 32.066
outdir = './', elph = .true., kmaps = .false.
epbwrite = .true. , epbread = .false.
epwwrite = .true., epwread = .false.
nbndsub = 10, nbndskip = 7
carrier = .true.
ncarrier = 6.5d+13
efermi_read = .true.
fermi_energy= 0.3391
wannierize = .true.
num_iter = 300, iprint = 2
dis_win_min = 8.0d0
dis_win_max = 4.5d0
dis_froz_min=3.0d0
dis_froz_max= 2.8d0
proj(1) = 'f=0.000000, 0.00000, 0.0000000:sp3'
proj(2) = 'f=0.000000, 0.000000, 0.0000000:sp3'
proj(3) = 'f=0.000000, 0.000000, 0.0000000:s'
proj(4) = 'f=0.000000, 0.000000, 0.0000000:s'
iverbosity = 0
elecselfen = .false.
phonselfen = .true.
a2f = .true.
fsthick = 1.84 ! eV
eptemp = 300 ! K
degaussw = 0.05 ! eV
dvscf_dir = '../phonons/save'
filukk = './pwscf.ukk'
nk1 = 6
nk2 = 6
nk3 = 1
nq1 = 6
nq2 = 6
nq3 = 1
nqf1 = 12
nqf2 = 12
nqf3 = 1
nkf1 = 12
nkf2 = 12
nkf3 = 1
! The list of qpoints below must be identical
! to ../phonons/qlist.dat
/
7 cartesian
0.000000000 0.000000000 0.000000000
0.000000000 0.192450090 0.000000000
0.000000000 0.384900179 0.000000000
0.000000000 0.577350269 0.000000000
0.166666667 0.288675135 0.000000000
0.166666667 0.481125224 0.000000000
0.333333333 0.577350269 0.000000000
#Lambda phonon selfenergy
#Modes 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9
1 0.00000E+00 0.00000E+00 0.00000E+00 Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity
2 Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity
3 Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity
4 Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity
5 Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity
6 Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity
7 Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity
8 Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity Infinity
Why my lambda.phself obtained by epw is infinity?
Moderator: hlee

 Posts: 2
 Joined: Mon Apr 26, 2021 10:54 am
 Affiliation: Shandong University
Re: Why my lambda.phself obtained by epw is infinity?
Dear xiaohyang1:
I don't know about the input flags of ncarrier and carrier, but I guess that they are not used in calculation of the phonon self energy.
In addition, you need to check whether there is an issues with your Wannier interpolation.
Lastly, I would like to suggest you to try the recent version of EPW so that I can easily keep track of your issue.
Sincerely,
H. Lee
I don't know about the input flags of ncarrier and carrier, but I guess that they are not used in calculation of the phonon self energy.
In addition, you need to check whether there is an issues with your Wannier interpolation.
Lastly, I would like to suggest you to try the recent version of EPW so that I can easily keep track of your issue.
Sincerely,
H. Lee

 Posts: 2
 Joined: Mon Apr 26, 2021 10:54 am
 Affiliation: Shandong University
Re: Why my lambda.phself obtained by epw is infinity?
Hi H.Lee,
Thanks for your help, I want to use the input flags of ncarrier and carrier to calculate the elph linewidth. Because the output file is phself.linewidth, I think if I use the input flags of ncarrier and carrier, I will obtain the linewidth considering electron mobility.
Sincerely,
xiaohyang1
Thanks for your help, I want to use the input flags of ncarrier and carrier to calculate the elph linewidth. Because the output file is phself.linewidth, I think if I use the input flags of ncarrier and carrier, I will obtain the linewidth considering electron mobility.
Sincerely,
xiaohyang1