Why do wavefunctions in quantum mechanics need to be complex? What are the drawbacks of using real valued wavefunctions like: Asin(kx+ωt+ø) etc...or a standing wave equation: Asin(kx)cos(ωt)?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I'm an undergraduate student and recently passed 12th grade...So any answer of my level would be appreciated...

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# Complex Wavefunctions

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