Fund Quantum Mechanics Lect & HW Solutions 79

Fund quantum mechanics lect amp hw solutions 79

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Unformatted text preview: 5.2. THE HYDROGEN MOLECULE 61 Solution hmold-a Question: Obviously, the visual difference between the various states is minor. It may even seem counter-intuitive that there is any difference at all: the states ψl ψr and ψr ψl are exactly the same physically, with one electron around each proton. So why would their combinations be any different? The quantum difference would be much more clear if you could see the full six-dimensional wave function, but visualizing six-dimensional space ju...
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2012 for the course PHY 3604 taught by Professor Dr.danielarenas during the Fall '11 term at UNF.

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