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PHY356H1Quantum Mechanics I

Course Title PHY356H1
Session fall
Year of Study 3rd year
Time and Location 24L: MR10, Room: MP103
12T: W12/W4 Room: TBA
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Michael  Luke
MP1116
416-978-2985

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Official Description

The general structure of wave mechanics; eigenfunctions and eigenvalues; operators; orbital angular momentum; spherical harmonics; central potential; separation of variables, hydrogen atom; Dirac notation; operator methods; harmonic oscillator and spin.

Prerequisite: MAT223H1/240H1, PHY250H1, PHY256H1/(CHM222H1, CHM223H1)/CHM225Y1, (PHY256H1 recommended)
Co-requisite: MAT244H1/MAT267H1
Exclusion: CHM326H1, PHY355H1
Recommended preparation: n.a.
  BR=5 DR=SCI
Textbook Quantum Mechanics Vol. 1, by Cohen-Tannoudji, Diu and Laloe