I have a wave function which is the ground state of a harmonic oscillator (potential centered at x=0)... but shifted by a constant along the position axis (ie. (x-b) instead of x in the exponential).(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

How does this decompose into eigenfunctions?!?! I know it's an infinite sum... but I can't nail the coefficients.

...and...

without knowing the decomposition, how can I get the time development of the average position and momentum???

Help.

Thanks.

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# Homework Help: A Shifted Harmonic Oscillator

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