PHYS 356: Quantum Mechanics

Course Description

Modern quantum mechanics with an emphasis on matrix methods. Topics include time evolution of wave functions, harmonic oscillators, angular momentum, central potentials, the hydrogen atom and perturbation theory. Liberal Arts. Co-requisites: MATH 261 recommended; Prerequisites: MATH 241, PHYS 212.

Useful Information

Class Time MWF 1:25-2:30 PM
Instructor   Dr. Yuly
Location P204

 

Whenever we proceed from the known into the unknown we may hope to understand, but we may have to learn at the same time a new meaning of the word “understanding.”
Werner Heisenberg