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Energy changes of a particle tunneling through a barrier

  1. May 18, 2008 #1
    Hi everyone,

    just wanting to know if anyone could help me out about particles tunnelling through square barriers with inital energy E<Vo.

    Does the energy of the particle change as it tunnels through the square barrier?
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  3. May 18, 2008 #2


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    Nope it does not change.
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