Quantum Mechanics I
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.
More info about the delivery method:
First in-person lecture is currently scheduled for Monday September 27th, 2021. Do not come to MP103 until then.
For the period of Sept. 9 - 23, lectures will be prerecorded and posted on Quercus.
Online, live, Q&A session will be held for students who have questions about the week's lecture material on Thursday Sept. 16th and 23rd at 10AM.
Tutorials (W12/W2), to discuss homework, will begin online and live-streamed on Sept. 22nd. The first in-person tutorials are currently scheduled for Wednesday Sept. 29th, 2021.
- MAT223H1/240H1, PHY250H1, PHY256H1/(CHM222H1, CHM223H1)/CHM225Y1, (PHY256H1 recommended)
- CHM326H1, PHY355H1
- Recommended preparation
Quantum Mechanics 2nd edition by Claude Cohen-Tannoudji et. al. Wiley VCH 2020 eBook is available on Campus eBook store if desired: https://www.campusebookstore.com/integration/AccessCodes/default.aspx?bookseller_id=96&Course=STG+PHY+356HF+eBOOK+QUANTUM+MECHANICS+V1+2E&frame=YES&t=permalink
- Breadth requirement
- Distribution requirement
- course title
- year of study
- 3rd year
- time and location
24L: LEC0101, LEC2001: MR10, Room: MP103 12T: W12/W2
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