PH 212

Oscillation probabilities for an initial muon neutrino

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Oscillations

Simple harmonic motion

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An undamped mass oscillating on a spring produces a sine wave.

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A rotating object can also be considered a simple harmonic oscillator. Its projection produces a sine wave.

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The phase constant provides initial conditions for the oscillation, when t = 0.