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Mechanics 1

  The Cavendish Experiment

cavendish, curve fitting, harmonic oscillator, newton, gravity

Analyzes data from the Cavendish experiment using curve fitting. The Gravitational Constant is estimated.

Quantum Mechanics 2

  Eigenenergies Through Matrix Diagonalization

harmonic oscillator

The eigenenergies of a system are found by discretizing the Schrödinger equation and finding the eigenvalues of the resulting matrix.

  Numerical Determination of Eigenenergies for the Harmonic Oscillator

eigenenergy, harmonic oscillator, forward shooting, eigenstate

Using the method of forward shooting to determine numerically the eigenenergies of the quantum harmonic oscillator in one dimension.