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Probability of superposition of states

  1. Nov 23, 2009 #1
    hi could someone please verify that my calculated probability for superposition of states is correct (i derived it myself from a simpler equation) where [itex]\Psi=c1\psi1 e^{-iE1t}+c2\psi2 e^{-iE2t}[/itex] and [itex]\psi_i, c_i \in \mathbb{R}[/itex]


    [itex]
    |\Psi|^2=(c_1\psi_1)^2+(c_2\psi_2)^2+2Re[c_1c_2\psi_1\psi_2e^{i(E2-E1)t}]
    [/itex]

    thanks!
     
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  3. Nov 24, 2009 #2
    It seems correct but it could be simplified a bit more...
     
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