Heisenberg uncertainty principle


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Heisenberg uncertainty principle

[′hīz·ən·bərg ən′sərt·ən·tē ‚prin·sə·pəl]
(quantum mechanics)
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In the Fourier transform literature, the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle is derived from a general theorem of Fourier theory called the Uncertainty Theorem [7].
h/2[pi], in (5) above, one obtains the same statement of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle namely
Equations (10) and (13) are both different statements of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle.
of these equations is different from the usual statement of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle where the value [?
2 in the formulation of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle.
It thus seems that (13) is the more general formulation of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle, while the expression with the value [?
2 or h/2 has little impact on the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle as the R.
3 Interpretation of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle
This derivation demonstrates that the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle arises because x and p form a Fourier transform pair of variables.
This argument elucidates why the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle exists.
Omnes ascribes this seeming violation of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle to the fact that time is not an observable obtained from an operator like momentum, but rather a parameter.
What Omnes' example shows is that the impact of the effective widths [DELTA]t and [DELTA]E of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle depends on the observation of the time function t and of the energy function E that is performed.