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Harmonic oscillator

Context

Physics

physics, mathematical physics, philosophy of physics

Surveys, textbooks and lecture notes


theory (physics), model (physics)

experiment, measurement, computable physics

Contents

Idea

In physics the Harmonic oscillator refers to the mechanical system consisting of a (non-relativistic) particle in a square potential.

Properties

Geometric quantization

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Created on July 10, 2012 13:37:38 by Urs Schreiber (134.76.83.9)