PS 208

PS 208 Quantum Mechanics I (3 units)

This course provides an advanced discussion on the concepts and theories in quantum mechanics such as the Schrodinger equation and its application to various physical problems, spin, perturbation theory, theory of scattering symmetry groups, quantum theory of radiation and introduction to interaction of radiation and matter.

Prerequisite: PS 197

Cohen-Tannoudji, C., Dui, B. & Laloe, F., Quantum Mechanics, John Wiley & Sons, 1992.
Goswami, Amit, Quantum Mechanics 2nd Ed., WCB/McGraw-Hill, 1996.
Liboff, Richard, Introductory Quantum Mechanics 3rd Ed., Addison-Wesley, 1998.
Louisell, William H., Quantum Statistical Properties of Radiation, New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1990.
Merzbacher, Eugen, Quantum Mechanics 3rd Ed., John Wiley & Sons, 1997.
Sakurai, J. J., Advanced Quantum Mechanics, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc., 1967.