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Experiments for time-energy uncertainty relation

  1. Jan 16, 2010 #1
    Are there experiments which you can claim that they are the evidence of the time-energy uncertainty relation?
    Or can you write which experiments can be directly related to this uncertainty relation?
    i.e A beta decay or a strange effect in (quantum) optics... everything you have in mind!

    Thank you very much.
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  3. Jan 17, 2010 #2


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    I would have thought this sort of thing falls under the heading of how energy
    spread observed from in the decay of an unstable state is related
    to the lifetime of the state.
  4. Jan 18, 2010 #3
    I agree. Mossbauuer Effect experiments (Pound Rebka at Harvard) are a good example

    [Actually need to do Mossbauer Experiment at constant elevation to remove gravity's effect]

    Bob S
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