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Physics 448 Fall 2012 Reference Page

Description

Atomic and Quantum Physics: First semester of a two-semester senior course. Review of atomic and other quantum phenomena and special relativity; introduction to quantum mechanics treating the more advanced topics of atomic physics and applications to molecular, solid state, nuclear, and elementary particle physics and quantum statistics. Experiments underlying this course are covered in Physics 407.

Prerequisites

Physics 205, 241, or 244, and Physics 311 and 322. Not open to those who have had Physics 531

Lectures

Times:MWF 8:50-9:40am

Location:2241 Chamberlin Hall

Instructors:Thad Walker

Final Exam

Thursday, December 20, 2012 2:45pm to 4:45pm

Textbooks & Materials

Quantum Mechanics, 1st edition by Jean-Louis Basdevant and Jean

    Springer 2005, ISBN 3540277064

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