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Topic: Eigenfunctions
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Registered: 12/6/04
Posted: Aug 3, 2011 7:32 AM
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I think I'm beginning to understand the idea of eigenfunctions and
eigenvalues, but I still don't understand why we put the constraint in place
that the function we're looking for must be an eigenfunction of the
operator. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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