The Evolution and Revival Structure of Localized Quantum Wave Packets

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Bluhm, Robert; Kostelecky, Alan; Porter, James;

Localized quantum wave packets can be produced in a variety of physical systems and are the subject of much current research in atomic, molecular, chemical, and condensed-matter physics. They are particularly well suited for studying the classical limit of a quantum-mec... View more
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