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How to Prove Momentum Operator is Hermite Operator?

  1. Jun 15, 2011 #1
    Hi, I have little trouble in proving a proving problem ---


    How to Prove Momentum Operator is Hermite Operator?


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  3. Jun 16, 2011 #2

    haushofer

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    Apply the definition of a Hermitian operator on the inner product (which is an integral), do a partial integration and use that wave functions have to be in L2 (and thus have certain boundary conditions at infinity).
     
  4. Jun 16, 2011 #3

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