
#1
Dec2812, 03:08 PM

P: 136

im trying to prove the galileo invariance of s.e. But i get stuck with an extra term prop.to v*d/dx
in fact i get invariance only for scaling x' equ. ax and t' equ. at. Where does the mistake hide ? 



#2
Dec2812, 03:14 PM

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PF Gold
P: 1,458

Can't do it, it isn't invariant with respect to Galilean transformations.




#3
Dec2812, 04:16 PM

P: 123

Try to change the wavefunction as well: multiply it by a spacetime dependent phase factor.




#4
Dec2912, 12:22 AM

P: 987

invariance of schroedinger equation 


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