Schrödinger equation

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noun Schrö·ding·er equation \ˈshrā-diŋ-ər, ˈshrœ-, ˈshrə(r)-\

Definition of Schrödinger equation

  1. :  an equation that describes the wave nature of elementary particles and is fundamental to the description of the properties of all matter

Origin and Etymology of schrödinger equation

Erwin Schrödinger


First Known Use: 1936


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