Physics 545 Fall 2013 Reference Page

Introduction to Atomic Structure
Course Number: 
545
Semester:
Fall
Year:
2013
Course Home Page:
Student Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
Nuclear atom; hydrogen atom; Bohr-Sommerfeld model, wave model, electron spin, description of quantum electron spin, description of quantum electrodynamic effects; external fields; many-electron atoms; central field, Pauli principle, multiplets, periodic table, x-ray spectra, vector coupling, systematics of ground states; nuclear effects in atomic spectra.
Prerequisites: 
A course in quantum mechanics or consent of instructor
Lecture Place and Time: 
TR 9:30-10:45am, 2120 Chamberlin Hall
Instructor: 
Mark Saffman
Final Exam Place Time: 
Sunday, December 15, 2013 5:05pm to 7:05pm
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