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Wave function and Uncertinaty Principle?

  1. Aug 28, 2006 #1
    Whats the relationship between the wave function and the uncertinaty principle? if theres any
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  3. Aug 28, 2006 #2

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    The position and mmentum each have a wave function, and it so turns out that these wave functions are the Fourier transforms of each other. And the uncertainty priniple then follows from a well known theorem in Fourier transforms.
     
  4. Aug 28, 2006 #3
    Which theorem?
     
  5. Aug 29, 2006 #4

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    It's known as the http://cnx.org/content/m10416/latest/" [Broken].
     
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