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Homework Help: Born approximation

  1. Jun 23, 2004 #1
    Can anybody explain to me what the Born approximation is?
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  3. Jun 23, 2004 #2

    Dr Transport

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    the first Born approximation is just simply the fourier transform of the potential. it is used in cacultation scattering cross sections.....
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