Wave Packets, Potentials, and Forces
We have seen how a state function having a definite wavevector and angular frequency represents conditions in a uniform beam of particles. In like manner, a single function represents the free rotation of a system about an axis. Furthermore, a particle confined in a parabolic or Coulombic potential appears in states possessing a definite angular frequency and energy.
KeywordsWave Function Wave Packet Group Velocity Angular Frequency Uncertainty Principle
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