Some Basic Properties of Matter Waves

  • Hermann Haken
  • Hans Christoph Wolf


In the two preceding chapters it was shown that light, electrons and other elementary particles can have both wave and particle characteristics. In this chapter we will examine more closely how the wave properties of matter can be understood and described mathematically.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hermann Haken
    • 1
  • Hans Christoph Wolf
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikUniversität StuttgartStuttgartGermany
  2. 2.Physikalisches InstitutUniversität StuttgartStuttgartGermany

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