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Illustration De-Broglie wavelength

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Every body with mass \(m\) moving with the velocity \(v\) can be represented as a matter wave. A matter wave is haracterized with the de-broglie wavelength \(\lambda\):\[ \lambda = \frac{h}{p} = \frac{h}{m \, v} \]

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