bra vector

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bra vector

[′brä ‚vek·tər]
(quantum mechanics)
A vector describing the state of a dynamic system in Hilbert space; the dual of a ket vector.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The mathematics is presented in the form of matrix mechanics with bra-ket notation. Chapters cover functional definitions of systems and experiments, vector representations of quantum states and matrix operations, time dependence, uncertainty, entanglement, particles and waves, and harmonic oscillators.