## E B: On eigenfunction approximations for typical non-selfadjoint Schrödinger operators (1999)

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@TECHREPORT{Aslanyan99eb:,

author = {A. Aslanyan and E. B. Davies},

title = {E B: On eigenfunction approximations for typical non-selfadjoint Schrödinger operators},

institution = {},

year = {1999}

}

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### Abstract

Abstract. We construct efficient approximations for the eigenfunctions of non-selfadjoint Schrödinger operators in one dimension. The same ideas also apply to the study of resonances of self-adjoint Schrödinger operators which have dilation analytic potentials. In spite of the fact that such eigenfunctions can have surprisingly complicated structures with multiple local maxima, we show that a suitable adaptation of the JWKB method is able to provide accurate global approximations to them.

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