QUANTUM MECHANICS II

PHYS 4500 is a continuation of the studies begun in Quantum Mechanics I.  After reviewing lessons learned in PHYS 3500, we will first expand what was learned into 3 dimensions.  Then we will examine applications of quantum mechanics such as time-independent perturbation theory, the variational principle, the WKB approximation, time-dependent perturbation theory, the adiabatic approximation, and scattering.  We will address those topics as time permits. 

Quantum Mechanics II is an opportunity to apply all of that knowledge about physics at very small scales.

 

Have a look at the syllabus, if you're interested.

 

 

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