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Physical Basis Functions

  1. Jan 18, 2009 #1
    Hi all,

    This is not a homework question I promise. I really need someone to give me a nice clear definition of a "physical basis function"; I can't find one on google, already tried that.

    I need to know because I'm in the process of applying for a PhD which uses these things and I don't wanna seem like an idiot in correspondence with the supervisor. I have a vague idea of what they might be, but, really, I need some concise clarity from one of you knowledgeable folk.

    Here's the scientific context:

  2. jcsd
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