Course Synopses

16:750:502 QUANTUM MECHANICS (3)

  • Course Description:

    Prerequisite: 750:417 Introductory Quantum Mechanics, or equivalent. Historical introduction; waves and wave packets; one-dimensional problems; representation theory; angular momentum and spin; time-dependent and time independent perturbation theory, the WKB approximation; atomic and molecular systems; theory of scattering; semi-classical theory of radiation; Dirac equation.

  • Learning Management System: http://www.physics.rutgers.edu/grad/502/