Spring 2021

Quantum Mechanics I

Listed in: Physics and Astronomy, as PHYS-348

Formerly listed as: PHYS-48

Faculty

David S. Hall (Section 01)

Description

Wave-particle duality and the Heisenberg uncertainty principle. Basic postulates of Quantum Mechanics, wave functions, solutions of the Schroedinger equation for one-dimensional systems and for the hydrogen atom. Three class hours per week.

This course is designed to involve in-person lectures and discussions, with problem sets; but provisions will be available for remote and asynchronous learning, including recorded class meetings, online activities, and synchronous office hours at times TBA.

Requisite: MATH 211 and PHYS 225 or consent of the instructor. Spring semester. The Department. 

Keywords

Quantitative Reasoning

Offerings

2020-21: Offered in Spring 2021
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020