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How to couple apin angular momenta of four electrons?

  1. Sep 20, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    How to couple spin angular momenta of four electrons?

    2. The attempt at a solution
    I've no idea.
    I've learnt coupling of two angular momenta and Clebsch Gordan coefficient.
    But donno how to appy that to this system.
     
    Last edited: Sep 20, 2011
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  3. Sep 20, 2011 #2

    diazona

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    Just do them two at a time, like regular addition. E.g. first add the spins of two electrons, then of the other two, then add those two resulting states together.
     
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