ml alue (i.e., ...-1,0,1,....)

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ml alue (i.e., ...-1,0,1,....)

Postby ranqiao1e » Fri Oct 25, 2019 6:52 pm

How do you determine the ml value from l and n value? What's the rule for it?

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Re: ml alue (i.e., ...-1,0,1,....)

Postby Michael Nguyen 1E » Sat Oct 26, 2019 1:21 am

Once you've determined the l value, you can determine the possible ml values. The values ml can have are -l, -l+1, ..., 0, ..., l-1, l.
In simpler terms, the possible values of ml are the whole number values between -l and l.
For example, if l=2, ml can be -2, -1, 0, 1, 2.

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Re: ml alue (i.e., ...-1,0,1,....)

Postby Sally Qiu 2E » Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:54 am

the l value is determined by the n value, and ml is determined by l. ml can be any whole number from -l to +l; for example, if l=1, then ml can be -1, 0, and +1

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