Azimuthal quantum number,l and magnetic quantum number, m

1. Aug 30, 2009

JayKo

as in Y$$^{m}_{l}$$, what is l and m mean in their spherical coordinate

2. Aug 30, 2009

Staff: Mentor

What do you mean by "in their spherical coordinate"?

3. Aug 30, 2009

JayKo

hi jtbell, i basically don't really get the ideas of l and m that is obtained after separation of variable of the Schroedinger equation.

4. Aug 30, 2009