How do matter waves differ from a light wave as regards the velocity of the particle and the wave?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

In case of matter waves, the wave velocity is different from particle velocity.  But in case of light (i.e. electromagnetic wave) the particle (photon) velocity is the same as wave velocity.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM