Lecture 7: Hydrogen Atom Wavefunctions

author: Sylvia T. Ceyer, Center for Future Civic Media, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
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I. Hydrogen Atom Wavefunctions

A. Orbitals

B. Degeneracy

II. Shapes of H Atom Orbitals

A. Probability density

B. Radial probability distribution

C. s wavefunctions

D. Radial nodes

III. Bohr's Model and the Uncertainty Principle

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