The Symmetrical Top in the Undulatory Mechanics

  title={The Symmetrical Top in the Undulatory Mechanics},
  author={Ralph de Laer Kronig and Isidor I. Rabi},
BY applying the methods of Schrödinger (Ann. d. Phys., 79, 361, 489, 734, 1926), which have proved so fruitful in treating atomic problems, to the case of the symmetrical top, we have obtained a complete quantum mechanical solution for this system. The results agree with those found by Dennison (Phys. Rev., 28, 318, 1926) by means of the matrix mechanics; the energy values are Ax = Ay and Az being the moments of inertia of the top. 

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