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What is "Dynamical phase transition"?

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How radioactive is uranium?

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What is the difference between Einstein–Brillouin–Keller (EBK) quantization and Bohr-Sommerfeld quantization?

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How to solve the 10000th eigenvalue of the anharmonic oscillator?

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Why can the Clebsch-Gordan coefficients always be chosen real?

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What will a glass look like in 500 years?

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Why is the energy of a vortex in a superconductor finite?

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Turning into superconductivity---continuous or discontinuous?

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Completeness condition involving continuum states

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Symmetry of the hamiltonian $H = \frac{1}{2m}p^2 + V(r) + a \, \vec{s} \cdot \vec{l} $

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Is there really no transverse sound wave in air? [duplicate]

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Confusion about the action variable definition

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Degeneracy of $\left|\pm k\right\rangle $: because of reflection symmetry or time reversal symmetry?

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Different solutions of the harmonic oscillator

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Question about the so-called upper critical dimension

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Why is the sound channel in the ocean especially good for low frequency sound?

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Is there sound diffraction grating? [closed]

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Why is the electric component of a light field more important than the magnetic component? [duplicate]

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Can we determine the surface temperature of stars other than the Sun by using black body radiation theory?

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Question about the Luttinger liquid

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Field theory on a lattice, what is this?

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Why do the KAM tori divide the phase space into disjoint parts in $d\leq 2$ systems?

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A derivation problem about the Lewis-Riesenfeld theory

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periodic orbits in Gutzwiller's trace formula

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Normalizable eigenvectors of the inverted harmonic oscillator

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Derivation of a commutator in the Luttinger liquid theory

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Example of integrable time-dependent one degree-of-freedom Hamiltonian system?

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About the current-current correlator

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Wannier's solution of the Landau-Zener problem

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Sign of $(\partial T /\partial V )_E$