From the Quantum Mechanical State Space to the Position and Momentum Spaces through a Simple Relation

  • Spiros Konstantogiannis Physics Researcher

Abstract

In an attempt to address the need for an alternative presentation of the quantum mechanical position and momentum spaces, we provide a presentation that is more constructive and less calculative than those found in literature. Our approach is based on a simple, intuitively-understood relation that expresses the physical equivalence of the quantum mechanical state space to the position and momentum spaces. With this work, we hope to offer a perspective complementary to those found in standard quantum mechanics textbooks.

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Published
2020-09-16
How to Cite
KONSTANTOGIANNIS, Spiros. From the Quantum Mechanical State Space to the Position and Momentum Spaces through a Simple Relation. European Journal of Physics Education, [S.l.], v. 11, n. 2, p. 35-52, sep. 2020. ISSN 1309-7202. Available at: <http://eu-journal.org/index.php/EJPE/article/view/265>. Date accessed: 01 dec. 2020. doi: https://doi.org/10.20308/ejpe.v11i2.265.
Section
Classroom Physics