Discretization of space and time in wave mechanics: the validity limit
Roatta , Luca
- Publisher: HAL CCSD
discrete time | wave mechanics | [ PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-GEN-PH ] Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/General Physics [physics.gen-ph] | discrete space | Compton wavelength | discretization
arxiv: Computer Science::Databases
Assuming that space and time can only have discrete values, it is shown that wave mechanics must necessarily have a specific applicability limit: in a discrete context, unlike in a continuous one, frequencies can not have arbitrarily high values.