This web page gives a brief introduction to the double slit experiment in quantum mechanics illustrated by a java applet. The applet is a simulation of a 2D interference experiment with user changeable slit size, detector position, and whether there is one or two slits. The description of the experiment gives a brief introduction to the concepts of the wavefunction providing probabilities and measurements causing a collapse of the wavefunction.
%0 Electronic Source %A Yalabik, Cemal %D September 12, 2006 %T The double slit experiment and the collapse of the wavefunction %V 2014 %N 21 April 2014 %8 September 12, 2006 %9 application/java %U http://www.fen.bilkent.edu.tr/~yalabik/applets/collapse.html
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