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Homework Help: Operator acting on the function

  1. Mar 2, 2013 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Calculate the action of the operator on the function f(x)



    2. Relevant equations
    Operator - exp(a*x^2*(d/dx))


    3. The attempt at a solution
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  3. Mar 4, 2013 #2

    CompuChip

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    I don't really see what you need the commutator expansion for, to be honest.
    Why don't you just expand the exponential in a power series?
     
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