Coherent states for the Morse oscillator

S. Kais, R. D. Levine

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The explicit coordinate representation of coherent states for the Morse oscillator is derived and discussed, in the limit that the potential well is deep. Without this limit, such states can only be written as a finite sum that does evolve coherently but in a dilated time.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2301-2305
Number of pages5
JournalPhysical Review A
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1990


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  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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