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The Wave Function

  • Alberto Galindo
  • Pedro Pascual
Part of the Texts and Monographs in Physics book series (TMP)

Abstract

In the previous chapter, the abstract formalism of Hilbert space was used to represent the states and observables of a physical system. On occasion, with clarity in mind, we have referred to concrete functional realizations of these spaces [for example, L2(R3) to describe electrons without spin] in which some basic observables have specific representations such as multiplication by the independent variable of the function or -iħ∇, etc.

Keywords

Wave Function Wave Packet Path Integration SchrOdinger Equation Virial Theorem 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alberto Galindo
    • 1
  • Pedro Pascual
    • 2
  1. 1.Departamento de Física TeóricaUniversidad Complutense Facultad de Ciencias FísicasMadridSpain
  2. 2.Departamento de Física TeóricaUniversidad de Barcelona Facultad de FísicaBarcelonaSpain

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