So, I know from having taken some QM that solving the Schrodinger equation for an electron with a central potential gives you the probability distribution for the electron, and the different energy levels correspond to different atomic orbitals.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

That's fine from a mathematical perspective, but thinking in physical terms the electron still feels a strong attraction to the nucleus, yet it just buzzes around and never falls in - is there some way to explain why this is in physical terms?

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# Why an electron never falls into a nucleus?

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