Applied Quantum Mechanics

 

Lecture details

This lecture will be given by Professor Koch.

Description:

  • Why quantum mechanics?
  • particle waves and Schödinger equation
  • one-dimensional examples: potential steps, quantum wells, harmonic oscillator
  • time-dependent Schrödinger problems
  • formalism: Hilbert space, state vectors, and operators
  • approximation methods
  • time-dependent perturbation theory
  • angular momentum
  • the hydrogen atom
  • quantum mechanics of materials

Literature:

  • D.J. Griffiths: Introduction to Quantum Mechanics, Cambridge University Press, 2016
  • David A.B. Miller:Quantum Mechanics for Scientists and Engineers,Cambridge University Press, 2008
  • Walter A. Harrison:Applied Quantum Mechanics, World Scientific, 2000
  • Franz Schwabl:Quantum Mechanics, Springer 2007
Time Room Start/Finish
Thurs. 9.30am - 12pm GRS-Hörsaal Jülich 11.10.2018 - 31.01.2018
Thurs. 1.15pm - 3.45pm GRS-Hörsaal Jülich 11.10.2018 - 31.01.2018