Quantum Mechanics Spring 2018 Reference Page

Course Number: 
732
Instructor: 
Lisa Everett
Student Type: 
Graduate
Course Description: 
Interaction of electromagnetic radiation with matter, quantization of the electromagnetic field, spontaneous transitions, identical particles and spin, addition of angular momenta, tensor operators, complex atoms, Hartree approximation, molecules, Dirac equation, relativistic effects in atoms.
Prerequisites: 
Graduate or professional standing
Lecture Place and Time: 
MWF 8:50-9:40am, 2223 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Thursday, May 10, 2018 2:45pm to 4:45pm
Textbooks: 
Modern Quantum Mechanics, 2nd edition by Sakurai, J. J.; Napolitano, J. Pearson 2010, ISBN 0805382917
Principles of Quantum Mechanics, 2nd edition by Shankar, R. Plenum Press 2011, ISBN 0306447908
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