348-problem6 - (Hint: assume wavefunction decay to zero at...

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Chem. 540 Instructor: Nancy Makri PROBLEM 6 Show that the momentum operator is hermitian, and that the kinetic energy operator is her- mitian as well.
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Unformatted text preview: (Hint: assume wavefunction decay to zero at infinity and integrate by parts.) In general, is the product of two hermitian operators hermitian?...
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2012 for the course CHEM 540 taught by Professor Mccall during the Fall '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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