If ψ is normalize-able and a function of nx, ny, nz, is the maximum energy degeneracy 6?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I.E. There can be degeneracy at the same Energy with each state taking a different value of n, yet adding up to some (nx^2+ny^2+nz^2)=Same E, due to the linearity of the operators involved. I guess the question is, assuming that any potential involved is physical and causes bounded states, can the maximum degenerate states be 3!.

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# Is sixfold degeneracy the maximum degeneracy an angular momentum can have?

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