We often just say that the eigenvalues of [itex]\hat{L}^2[/itex] are [itex]\hbar^2l(l+1)[/itex], but does this apply to all kinds of potentials or only the centrosymetrical ones, like the Coulomb-potential? Why?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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