PHYSICS 142: QUANTUM MECHANICS  II
 
  • INSTRUCTOR : Antal Jevicki , Rm 533 BH , Ext 3-2624

  •                                    email: antal@het.brown.edu
                                       web page: www.het.brown.edu
  • TIME:M-W-F 9-9.50 ,Rm 153 BH
  •  OFFICE  HOURS:M-F,1.30-2.30

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  • TEXTBOOK

  •    Introduction to Quantum Mechanics,
        D.J. Griffiths
     
  •  SYLLABUS : Theory of Angular Momenta

  •                               Problems with Radial Symmetry
                                  The Hydrogen Atom
                                  Spin and Addition of Ang.Momenta
                                  Identical Particles:Fermions and Bosons
                                  Variational Method: The Helium Atom
                                  Perturbation Theory
                                  Fine  Structure of Hydrogen
                                  Emission and Absorption of Radiation
                                  Scattering Theory
     
  • EXAMS : one midterm plus final( 30+ 50 % of the final grade),homework(20% )

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  • SUPPLEMENTARY READING: R.Shankar,"Principles of Quantum Mechanics ",Plenum Press ,

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  • HOMEWORK :
  • Set #1:D.G. problems 4.18,4.19,4.20,4.22(due feb 10th)
  • Set #2:D.G. problems 4.11,4.13,,4.15,4.17(feb 20th)
  • Set #3:D.G. problems 4.28,4.30,4.35,4.36,4.39(due march 1)
  • Set #4:D.G.problems  4.38,4.48,5.2,5.3  (due  march11)
  • Set #5:D.G.problems 4.25,4.27,4.33,4.3(a,c),4.46,5.4,5.6
  • MIDTERM EXAM : March 20th, 8-10 AM (open book )

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