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written by Paul Falstad
This simulation shows time-dependent 1D quantum bound state wavefunctions for a number of different wells.  Position, momentum, parity, energy, and current can all be viewed, with phase shown with color.  Eigentstates can be selected using the energy level diagram. Multiple-energy-eigenstate wavefunctions can be created through changes in the amplitude and phase of the basis states using spinors.  Postion and energy measurements can be taken, resulting in new states of the system.
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Quantum Physics
- Bound State Systems
- Symmetries in Quantum Mechanics
- Upper Undergraduate
- Graduate/Professional
- Instructional Material
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Keywords:
3D visualization, dual well, kronig-penny, phasor, quantum phase, time dependence
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Metadata instance created April 30, 2004 by Bruce Mason
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June 16, 2011 by Bruce Mason
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Falstad, P. (n.d.). 1D Quantum States Applet. Retrieved October 31, 2014, from http://www.falstad.com/qm1d/
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Falstad, Paul. 1D Quantum States Applet. http://www.falstad.com/qm1d/ (accessed 31 October 2014).
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