Application


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Daniel Vo 1B
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Application

Postby Daniel Vo 1B » Sun Oct 22, 2017 10:52 pm

Hi, sorry, I'm kind of struggling to understand how the equation works; can someone explain the equation in physical example? Like if one variable grows bigger, what happens to the others, and what would that mean?

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Re: Application

Postby Chem_Mod » Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:34 pm

As the length L gets larger, the E gap becomes smaller, and finally goes to the classical limit: the energy is almost continuous.

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Re: Application

Postby rkang00 » Fri Oct 26, 2018 6:42 pm

Okay but when do you use the equation for? I never fully understood where to use it (if anyone knows if it explains in the textbook let me know)

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Re: Application

Postby 904936893 » Sat Oct 27, 2018 1:39 pm

I believe there is an example in the textbook (6th edition) on page 23. It goes through how to calculate the energies of a particle in a box.

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Re: Application

Postby britthanul234 » Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:34 am

When length increases, the energy gap decreases.


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