On the classical support of quantum mechanical wavefunctions

J. William Helton, Michael Tabor

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Abstract

The nature of the classical support of quantum-mechanical wave-functions is examined in the limit ℏ → 0. We prove that a sequence of states can only localize to those regions of phase space supporting an invariant measure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)409-415
Number of pages7
JournalPhysica D: Nonlinear Phenomena
Volume14
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes

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Mechanical waves
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Invariant Measure
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Phase Space
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  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

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On the classical support of quantum mechanical wavefunctions. / William Helton, J.; Tabor, Michael.

In: Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, Vol. 14, No. 3, 1985, p. 409-415.

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