the Physics Education Technology Project
This PhET interactive simulation allows you to explore how quantum mechanics describes what happens when a subatomic particle approaches a "potential barrier." The particle is represented by a wave packet or a plane wave. You can set the energy of the incoming packet and the height and shape of the barrier. The simulation shows you the transmitted and reflected waves.
%0 Electronic Source %D August 11, 2006 %T PhET Simulation: Quantum Tunneling and Wave Packets %I Physics Education Technology Project %V 2015 %N 27 May 2015 %8 August 11, 2006 %9 application/java %U http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/quantum-tunneling
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