PHY 373 – Quantum Physics I: Foundations

Course Details
Unique Number55030
Instructor Elena Caceres
Meeting Days / TimeLecture: TTH, 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
LocationRLM 7.104
Semesters Taught
Department
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Course Description

Postulates of quantum mechanics, the bound states of the finite square well, the harmonic oscillator, operator-eigenvalue formulism and selected examples, the hydrogen atom, angular momentum, rigid rotor, andspin. May include simple scattering theory.

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: The following coursework with a grade of at least C- in each: Physics 336K, 353L, and 355.