Parity (quantum mechanics)
Goebel, Charles J. Department of Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin.
Last reviewed:August 2019
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A physical property of a wave function which specifies its behavior under simultaneous reflection of all spatial coordinates through the origin, that is, when x is replaced by −x, y by −y, and z by −z. If the single-particle wave function ψ satisfies Eq. (1),
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