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# Davisson–Germer experiment

Quantum mechanics
$\hat{H}|\psi\rangle = i\hbar\frac{d}{dt}|\psi\rangle$

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Double-slit experiment
Davisson-Germer experiment
Stern–Gerlach experiment
Bell's inequality experiment
Popper's experiment
Schrödinger's cat

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In physics, the Davisson–Germer experiment provided a critically important confirmation of the de Broglie hypothesis that particles, such as electrons, could behave as waves. More generally, it helped cement the acceptance of quantum mechanics and of Schrödinger's wave equation.