On the theory of the Stern-Gerlach apparatus

  title={On the theory of the Stern-Gerlach apparatus},
  author={Marlan O. Scully and Willis E. Lamb and Asim Orhan Barut},
  journal={Foundations of Physics},
We present, in various limits, analytical expressions for the center-of-mass wave function of a spin-1/2 atom as it is deflected by a Stern-Gerlach apparatus. 
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