PHYS 7741 Quantum Mechanics I (Fall: 3 )
Introduction includes elements of the linear algebra in Dirac notation. Topics include postulates of quantum theory, simple problems in one dimension, classical limit, harmonic oscillator, Heisenberg uncertainty relations, systems with N-degree of freedom, symmetries, rotational invariance and angular momentum, hydrogen atom and an introduction to spin. Also included is the path integration formulation of quantum theory.
Instructor(s): Vidya Madhavan
Last Updated: 07-Dec-13