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Unformatted text preview: And even more surprising, (11.31) Thus the different components of are not compatible (i.e., can't be determined at the same time). Since commutes with we can diagonalise one of the components of at the same time as . Actually, we diagonalsie , and at the same time! The solutions to the equation (11.32) are called the spherical harmonics. heck that is independent of ! The label corresponds to the operator , (11.33)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course PHY PHY2053 taught by Professor Davidjudd during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
 Fall '10
 DavidJudd
 Physics, Angular Momentum, Momentum

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