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A Is the Effective Potential the same Quantum Potential?

  1. Mar 16, 2017 #1
    Is the Effective Potential the same thing we called in QM as "Quantum Potential" ?
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  3. Mar 16, 2017 #2


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    No. In particular, the effective potential does not depend on the quantum state, while the quantum potential does.
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