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Canonical Transformations in Quantum Mechanics

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Canonical Transformations in Quantum Mechanics
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Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 43

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Quantum canonical transformations are defined algebraically outside of a Hilbert space context. This generalizes the quantum canonical transformations of Weyl and Dirac to include non-unitary transformations. The importance of non-unitary transformations for constructing solutions of the Schroedinger equation is discussed.

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