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Oscillation frequency of probability density P(x,t)

  1. Feb 21, 2010 #1
    If an electron is in an infinite 1-D square well of width L, how do you get oscillation frequency of the probability density for any energy state n?
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  3. Feb 21, 2010 #2


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    You think about the meaning of the phrase "stationary state" ... :wink:
  4. Feb 21, 2010 #3
    stationary state... I didn't understand that term till I found e^iwt disappear when it is squared.

    so frequency has to be 0.

    Thanks ^^
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