348-problem43 - Show that your results are consistent with...

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Chem. 540 Instructor: Nancy Makri PROBLEM 43 Consider a quadratic perturbation, 2 1 ˆ ˆ ( ) 2 V x bx = , on a harmonic oscillator 2 2 2 0 ˆ 1 ˆ ˆ 2 2 p H m x m ϖ = + . Calculate the corrections to the energy eigenvalues through second order in the perturbation.
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Unformatted text preview: Show that your results are consistent with the expansion of the exact eigenvalues through second order in the perturbation parameter b ....
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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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