The isotonic oscillator

Yitzhak Weissman*, Joshua Jortner

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The motion of a particle in the potential V(x) = V0 (a/x - x/a)2 is exactly soluble both classically and quantum mechanically. We have studied the features of the dynamics and the energies of a coherent state of this nonlinear system.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)177-179
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics
Issue number3
StatePublished - 5 Mar 1979


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