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Physical Chemistry: Quanta, Matter, and Change

Physical Chemistry: Quanta, Matter, and Change (Second Edition)

Peter Atkins, Julio de Paula, and Ronald Friedman
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date: 17 June 2024

TOPIC 10 p. 80Tunnellinglocked

TOPIC 10 p. 80Tunnellinglocked

  • Peter Atkins, Peter AtkinsLincoln College
  • Julio de PaulaJulio de PaulaChemistry Lewis & Clark College
  •  and Ronald FriedmanRonald FriedmanIndiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne



The rectangular potential energy barrier 80

Brief illustration 10.1: Transmission probabilities for a rectangular barrier 83

The Eckart potential energy barrier 83

Brief illustration 10.2: Transmission probabilities for an Eckart barrier 84

The double-well potential 85

Brief illustration 10.3: The inversion...

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