Module 7

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 One-dimensional eigenvalue problems

Objective:

Students will review one-dimensional eigenvalue problems in Quantum Mechanics.  They will solve the equation HΦE(x) = EΦE(x) for piecewise constant potentials and for the harmonic oscillator potential.  They will review the WKB approximation.

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bulletBayman/Hamermesh: Chapters 5.4.1-5.4.4

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