Course Synopses

01:750:361. QUANTUM MECHANICS AND ATOMIC PHYSICS (3)

  • Course Description:
    Prerequisites: 01:640:CALC4; 01:750:228 or 273 or permission of instructor.

    Introductory quantum mechanics: matter waves, uncertainty principle, stationary states and operators; the Schrodinger equation and its solutions for simple potentials; the hydrogen atom, quantization of angular momentum, spin; complex atoms and molecules.

  • Learning Management System: http://www.physics.rutgers.edu/ugrad/361/