• Correct bound states of the non- linear oscillator through non-variational method: Failure of the variational method

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      Non-linear oscillator; ground state energy; variational method.

    • Abstract


      A method for obtaining correct bound states of the non-linear oscillatorH = P2+X2 +X2(X2) is described. It is shown that the variational method fails to yield correct ground state energy.

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      Biswanath Rath1 2

      1. Physics Department, Ravenshaw College, Cuttack - 753 001, India
      2. C/o Satyapir Kar, Sriramnagar, Bhubaneswar, Khurda, Orissa - 751 002, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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