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enSchrödinger's equation — in action
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<p>In the <a href="http://plus.maths.org/content/schrodinger-1">previous article</a> we introduced Schrödinger's equation and its solution, the wave function, which contains all the information there is to know about a quantum system. Now it's time to see the equation in action, using a very simple physical system as an example. We'll also look at another weird phenomenon called quantum tunneling. </p> </div>
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<p><em>In the <a href="http://plus.maths.org/content/schrodinger-1">previous article</a> we introduced Schrödinger's equation and its solution, the wave function, which contains all the information there is to know about a quantum system. Now it's time to see the equation in action, using a very simple physical system as an example. We'll also look at another weird phenomenon called quantum tunneling.<p><a href="http://plus.maths.org/content/schrodingers-equation-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p>http://plus.maths.org/content/schrodingers-equation-action#commentsmathematical realityparticle in a boxquantum mechanicsquantum physicsquantum tunnelingSchrödinger equationwave functionwave-particle dualityThu, 02 Aug 2012 08:45:16 +0000mf3445705 at http://plus.maths.org/content