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Commute
p
to the Left
Using the canonical commutation rule
to commute
to the left of each term.
Contributed by:
Michael Trott
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Applying the canonical commutation rule
is a fundamental operation in quantum mechanics. This shows all steps in getting powers of
p
to the left.
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