Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours and 1 Tutorial hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Physics and Engin Physics
The Schrodinger equation and its implications are discussed for several important quantum systems, including the quantum harmonic oscillator and one-electron atoms. Further topics include barrier-penetration, angular momentum in quantum mechanics, spin, and time-independent perturbation theory. The tutorial will develop problem solving skills and techniques using modern tools.
Prerequisite(s): PHYS 252
Prerequisite(s) or Corequisite(s): MATH 331
Note: Students with credit for PHYS 381 will not receive credit for this course.
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