Two Dimensional Well Exercise #1

Please answer the  following 2 questions regarding the Physlet:

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Energy= in units of gs energy of 1-d well

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Shown is the wave function for a single particle in a two-dimensional infinite square well.  Each side is of length a=1.


a. Describe the energy levels as a function of n and m.

b. What is the condition of energy degeneracy?


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