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The Circular Well model displays the 2D energy eigenstates of a particle trapped in a very deep two-dimensional circular well.  Because the Schrödinger equation for this system is separable into radial and angular differential equations, the solution can be expressed as a product of a Bessel function and and a complex exponential.

The Circular Well model is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive.  Double clicking the ejs_qm_CircularWell.jar file will run the program if Java is installed.  You can modify this simulation if you have EJS installed by right-clicking within the plot and selecting "Open EJS Model" from the pop-up menu item.

Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.5 of Java.
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Quantum Physics
- Bound State Systems
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Wolfgang Christian
Keywords:
energy eigenfunctions, energy eigenstates, infinite square well, quantum mechanics
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Metadata instance created November 12, 2009 by Wolfgang Christian
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June 3, 2014 by Andreu Glasmann
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