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Homework Help: De Broglie or Schrodinger?

  1. Oct 6, 2006 #1
    Here is an objective question:

    The first full presentation of the behavior of electron in hydrogen atom by using wave mechanics is by:
    Louis de Broglie or Schrodinger?

    As far as I know, Schrodinger is famous for his wave equation. Meanwhile, de Broglie is known for the equation lambda= h/mv.
    Last edited: Oct 6, 2006
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  3. Oct 6, 2006 #2


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    Wrote the Schrondinger equation w.r.t. the electron, right?
  4. Oct 7, 2006 #3


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    Staff: Mentor

    Bohr? Explained spectroscopic series.
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