(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

The energy eigenvalues of a particles of mass, m, confined to a 3-d cube of side a are:

E[tex]_{nx,ny,nz}[/tex]=[tex]\frac{a(n^{2}_{x}+n^{2}_{y}+n^{2}_{z})}{b}[/tex]+ Vo

where:

a= planks constant^2(pi)^2

b=2m^2

nx,ny,nz = any positive integers.

What are the ground-state kinetic and potential energies of the particle.

3. The attempt at a solution

Really stumped. Any hints would be helpful thanks.

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# Homework Help: Energy eigenvalues and ground-state energy

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