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Schrodinger Time Dependent equation

  1. Apr 24, 2010 #1
    Can someone explain the components of the Time dependent Schrodinger equation for me.

    Thank you
    -H
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 24, 2010 #2
    why don't try it for yourself first and then we can fill in the gaps for you?
     
  4. Apr 24, 2010 #3
    The Schrödinger equation contains one complex valued dependent variable, [tex]\Psi[/tex], which depends on the time coordinate t and 3N space coordinates, where N is the number of particles. It also contains a set of real valued parameters [tex]m_a[/tex] with a ranging from 1 to N, indicating the mass of each particle in the system, and a real valued parameter V, the system's potential energy, which depends on the same time and space coordinates.
     
  5. Apr 25, 2010 #4
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