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Problem 1.1: Determine the wave function (real and complex) of the original wave function




real part of wave function =

imaginary part of wave function =

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Shown in the top animation is a complex time-dependent quantum-mechanical wave function with the real part shown in blue and the imaginary part shown in pink. Determine the original wave function (real and imaginary parts). Enter the formula for this wave function in the text boxes in order to match it with the top wave function. Once you have done so, press the "import function and play" button to see if you determined the correct form of the original wave function. Restart.

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