1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Wilson-Sommerfeld quantization rules

  1. Sep 17, 2009 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Use the Wilson-Sommerfeld quantization rules to obtain the energy levels of a perfectly elastic particle of mass m in a cubic box of edge a in terms of the quantum numbers [tex]n_x, n_y, n_z[/tex]

    2. Relevant equations
    [tex]\oint pdq = nh[/tex]
    Where p is a momentum, and dq is the corresponding coordinate system.

    3. The attempt at a solution
    Am I suppose to solve schrodinger's equation for particle in a box? That's the only way I know how...
     
  2. jcsd
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Can you offer guidance or do you also need help?



Similar Discussions: Wilson-Sommerfeld quantization rules
Loading...