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Fermions and Bosons

This visualization shows two-particle energy eigenfunctions and probability densities for a 1D infinite square well potential. The visualization allows the user to change the quantum numbers of the two particles, and choose whether they are indistinguishable fermions, bosons or two distinguishable particles. A "step-by-step exploration" tab explains the key points. The animation can be downloaded. Instructors can email ak81@st-andrews.ac.uk for the password for the instructor resources.

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