PS 198: Introduction to Quantum Mechanics II

Course Number and Title: PS 198 (Introduction to Quantum Mechanics II)
Date Revised: Oct. 8, 2010
Number of Units: 3
Prerequisite: PS 197
 

Course Description:
This course is the continuation of PS 197. Topics and discussion include time-independent perturbation theory, variational principles, WKB approximation, time-dependent perturbation theory, adiabatic approximation, and quantum scattering.
 

Bibliography:
Cohen-Tannoudji, C., Diu, B., and Laloe, F. (2006). Quantum Mechanics. USA: Wiley-Interscience.
Dirac, P. (2001). Lectures on Quantum Mechanics. USA: Dover.
Feynman, R.P., Hibbs, A.R., and Styer, D.F. (2010). Quantum Mechanics and Path Integrals. USA: Dover.
Greiner, W. (2008). Quantum Mechanics: An Introduction. USA: Springer.
Griffiths, D. (2004). Introduction to Quantum Mechanics (2nd ed). USA: Benjamin Cummings.
Liboff, R. (2002). Introductory Quantum Mechanics (4th ed). USA: Addison Wesley.
Miller, D. (2008). Quantum Mechanics for Scientists and Engineers. USA: Cambridge University Press.
Sakurai, J. and Napolitano, J. (2010). Modern Quantum Mechanics (2nd ed). USA: Addison Wesley.
Zettili, N. (2009). Quantum Mechanics: Concepts and Applications. USA: Wiley.
 

Some Recent Syllabi Used: