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just wondering... does the parity operator squared give the identity operator?

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just wondering... does the parity operator squared give the identity operator?

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What, exactly, is the definition of the "parity operator"?

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what would happen if you take a wave function Psi and apply the Parity operator twice?

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hehe... so it WOULD be an like the identity operator

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What, exactly, is the definition of the "parity operator"?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parity_(physics)

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Oh. I thought this was a MATH problem!

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