A simple Python-based open source software library for the numerical simulation of the linear or nonlinear time-dependent Schrödinger equation in one and two dimensions.
- Article published: Eur. J. Phys. 39 (2018) 055802: https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6404/aac999
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The .zip file contains the code and twenty examples. After unzipping it, examples can be run from the directory where bpm.py is, by writing in the command line, for instance:
python3 bpm.py Sech2_Pot_1D 1D python3 bpm.py Gaussian_Vortex_interf_2D 2D
In notes_code.pdf, detailed explanations on the code are provided, together with simple installation guidelines for the required software (Python and Mencoder)
This material is part of the paper [European J. Physics submission]. Please refer to it if you use this software in a publication.
We have also prepared video tutorials that accompany this note. The videos can be found at the following links: