Distributed Gaussian polynomials as q-oscillator eigenfunctions


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Karabulut H.

JOURNAL OF MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS, cilt.47, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 47 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1063/1.2161022
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS

Özet

Karabulut and Sibert [J. Math. Phys. 38, 4815 (1997)] have constructed an orthogonal set of functions from linear combinations of equally spaced Gaussians. In this paper we show that they are actually eigenfunctions of a q-oscillator in coordinate representation. We also reinterpret the coordinate representation example of q-oscillator given by Macfarlane as the functions orthogonal with respect to an unusual inner product definition. It is shown that the eigenfunctions in both q-oscillator examples are infinitely degenerate. (c) 2006 American Institute of Physics.