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Unformatted text preview: p + and p-: / / 1 2 ( ) ipx ipx x c e c e- = + h h . Show that is an eigenstate of the free particle Hamiltonian, but is not an eigenstate of mo-mentum. Yet, p and H commute. Does this fact contradict the theorem about simultaneous ei-genstates? Explain....
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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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