Quantum Matter Waves

The Theory of Bose-Einstein Condensates of Atomic Vapors by Crispin W. Gardiner

Publisher: Springer

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  • States of matter,
  • Material Science,
  • Mathematical Physics,
  • Nuclear Physics,
  • Science / Nuclear Physics,
  • Science,
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Number of Pages450
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ISBN 100387400761
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So we should be able to add several of them together, just as we could add several light waves together. di–cult), but instead with the following wave formulation due to Schrodinger (this is a waves book, after all).

(Schrodinger): Erwin Schrodinger formulated a version of quantum mechanics that was based on waves. He wrote down a wave equation (the so-called Schrodinger equation) that governs how the waves evolve in space and time.

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The laws of quantum mechanics treat every object by a wave function (amplitude of 'matter wave') which evolves by the Schrodinger Wave equation. However the quantum theory doesn't treat the amplitude of the wave as physical quantity, its just the square of amplitude that provides the probability density to find a particle in a given region of space.

In his book Collective Electrodynamics: Quantum Foundations of Electromagnetism (), Mead purports to analyze the behavior of electrons and photons purely in terms of electron wave functions, and attributes the apparent particle-like behavior to quantization.

Also quantum field gives rise to different fluctuations which in turn gives rise to different elementary parts (matter field and force field).

This means that each such variation and combination produces a different universe all together but all. Or in other words the solution to Schrodinger's equation is the square root of a probability density function and nothing physical.

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Compton’s formula established that an electromagnetic wave can behave like a particle of light when interacting with matter. InLouis de Broglie proposed a new speculative hypothesis that electrons and other particles of matter can behave like waves.

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The wave can be described by its wavelength and frequency. Experiments can be devised that show light (or other electromagnetic energy) to act as a wave or a particle.

If the quantum theory is correct, we must accept this "weirdness of science" even if we can't explain it very well.

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Ergo, matter waves form the central most important feature of quantum mechanics. Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle The more precisely the position is determined, the less precisely the momentum is known in this instant, and vice versa.

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