## PHYS 7741 Quantum Mechanics I (Fall: 3 )

### Course Description

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