Uncertainty Principal

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Uncertainty Principal

Postby duenezjuleny1D » Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:01 am

how is it that decreasing the uncertainty in momentum affects the uncertainty in wavelength? can someone explain how wavelength is affected?

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Re: Uncertainty Principal

Postby Chem_Mod » Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:10 am

Wavelength = h/momentum, here we see that wavelength is inversely proportional to momentum. So any change in momentum would affect the wavelength.

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