written by
Mario Belloni
sub author:
Richard Robinett
sub author:
Michael Doncheski

This web site provides images of the Wigner Distribution for states of the 1D infinite square well, as well as for free particles. These pictures illustrate the time dependence of states and the phenomenon of revival of quantum states of a closed system. This material supplements a journal article by the authors, an extended version of which is available on the site.

<a href="http://www.compadre.org/quantum/items/detail.cfm?ID=1538">Belloni, Mario. Wigner Quasi-probability Distribution for the Infinite Square Well: Energy Eigenstates and Time-dependent Wave Packets. 2004.</a>

M. Belloni, Wigner Quasi-probability Distribution for the Infinite Square Well: Energy Eigenstates and Time-dependent Wave Packets, (2004), <http://www.phy.davidson.edu/fachome/mjb/wigner/default.html>.

Belloni, M. (2004). Wigner Quasi-probability Distribution for the Infinite Square Well: Energy Eigenstates and Time-dependent Wave Packets. Retrieved August 29, 2016, from http://www.phy.davidson.edu/fachome/mjb/wigner/default.html

Belloni, Mario. Wigner Quasi-probability Distribution for the Infinite Square Well: Energy Eigenstates and Time-dependent Wave Packets. 2004. http://www.phy.davidson.edu/fachome/mjb/wigner/default.html (accessed 29 August 2016).

Belloni, Mario. Wigner Quasi-probability Distribution for the Infinite Square Well: Energy Eigenstates and Time-dependent Wave Packets. 2004. 29 Aug. 2016 <http://www.phy.davidson.edu/fachome/mjb/wigner/default.html>.

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