AEP 3610

AEP 3610

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Introductory course in quantum mechanics. Topics include Schrodinger's equation and the statistical interpretation of the wavefunction, potentials in 1 to 3 dimensions, Dirac notation and Hilbert space, ladder operators for harmonic potentials and angular momentum, exact solutions for the hydrogen atom and spin systems. Emphasis is on developing both an intuitive understanding of quantum mechanics and how to apply it rigorously.

When Offered Fall, Summer (not offered every Summer).

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: PHYS 2214 or PHYS 2218. Corequisite: AEP 4200 or AEP 4210.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12208 AEP 3610   LEC 001

  • 12209 AEP 3610   DIS 201