PHY-424: Quantum Mechanics

Schroedinger Equation in Three Dimensions Separation of Variables Quantization of Angular Momentum Parity The One-Electron Atom Degeneracy Zeeman Effect Stern-Gerlach Experiment Electron Spin Spin-Orbit Interaction, Hyperfine Interaction Exclusion Principle, Periodic Table Helium Atom, Exchange Forces Alkali Atoms LS Coupling Molecules; Ionic, Covalent Bonds, Molecular Spectra Quantum Statistics, Distribution Functions Photon and Free Electron Gas Solids, Electronic Bands, Metals, Semiconductors and Insulators Properties of Nuclei Nuclear Liquid Drop, Shell Model Radioactive Decay.
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credits: 
3
Prerequisites: 
PHYSIC 284
Corequisites: 
none
Semester(s) offered: 
Fall

Course Schedules

Semester Sec Instructor Times / Rm
Fall 2017 Verena Martinez Outschoorn
MWF 10:10-11:00
LGRC A301
Fall 2016 Donald Candela
MWF 10:10-11:00
LGRC A301
Fall 2015 Donald Candela
MWF 10:10-11:00
ILC S231
Fall 2014
1
Donald Candela
MWF 10:10-11:00am
HASA 113
Fall 2013 Donald Candela
MWF 10:10-11:00
HAS 113
Fall 2012
1
Andrea Pocar
MWF 10:10
HASA 113
Fall 2011
1
Andrea Pocar
MWF 10:10
HASA 113
Fall 2010
1
Laura Cadonati
MWF 10:10
LGRT 202
Fall 2009
1
Andrea Pocar
MWF 10:10
LGRT 202
Fall 2008
1
Laura Cadonati
MWF 10:10
LGRT 202