Have Zernike Polynomials ever been applied to Schrondinger's Equation instead of psi? They're widely used in optics and seem to offer comparable positive traits.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zernike_polynomials

http://wyant.optics.arizona.edu/zernikes/zernikes.htm

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# Zernike Wave Function

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