Basic Concepts of Quantum Mechanics

  • Wolfgang DemtröderEmail author
Part of the Graduate Texts in Physics book series (GTP)


In Chap. 3 we saw that because of the uncertainty relation, the location x and the momentum \(p_{x}\) of an atom cannot be simultaneously measured exactly. The classical well-defined path \(\varvec{r}(t)\) of a particle moving with velocity \(\varvec{v}(t)\) has to be replaced by the probability.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Fachbereich PhysikUniversität KaiserslauternKaiserslauternGermany

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