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Conjugate of a wave function

  1. Apr 1, 2012 #1
    if the wave function ψ(x)=R(x)eikx

    then what is it conjugate, ψ*?
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  3. Apr 1, 2012 #2


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    I guess R is real; then you get ψ* = (R eikx)* = R* e-ikx = R e-ikx
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