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Bound States Calculation Description

By Dragica Vasileska

Arizona State University

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These lectures describe the calculation of the bound states in an infinite potential well, finite potential well and triangular well approximation. At the end, shooting method, that is used to numerically solve the 1D Schrodinger equation, is briefly described.

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