How can the fact that ##\hat x## and ##\hat p## are Hermitian be used to prove that ##\hat x - \frac{i}{m \omega} \hat p## and ##\hat x + \frac{i}{m \omega} \hat p## are adjoints of each other?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Proving the adjoint nature of operators using Hermiticity

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