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International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 50, Issue 4, pp 1012–1018 | Cite as

Spectrum of the Metric Operator of a Simple Open image in new window -Symmetric Model

  • Jakub Železný
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Abstract

In papers (Krejčiřík D. et al.: J. Phys. A: Math. Gen.: 39(32), 10143–10153 (2006); Krejčiřík D., Tater M.: J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 41(24), 244 (2008)) a new very simple Open image in new window -symmetric model was introduced and closed formula for the metric operator was found. We use an alternative integral form of this metric operator to study the spectrum of the metric.

Keywords

Open image in new window-symmetry Non-Hermiticity Quasi-Hermiticity Robin boundary conditions Metric operator 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical EngineeringCzech Technical University in PraguePragueCzech Republic
  2. 2.Department of Theoretical PhysicsNuclear Physics Institute ASCRRez near PragueCzech Republic

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