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Homework Help: Box normalizing

  1. May 16, 2010 #1
    What is box normalizing and why is it important in quantum mechanical problems such as the black body radiation?
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  3. May 17, 2010 #2
    Any ideas? It seems box normalizing is done w/the wavefunction for a free particle to assume a finite box rather than infinite dimensions. Is that basically box normalizing? How is that helpful with the black body?
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