Atomic and Quantum Physics Fall 2018 Reference Page

Course Number: 
448
Instructor: 
Maxim Vavilov
Student Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
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. Enroll Info: Physics 205, 241, or 244, and Physics 311 and 322. Not open to those who have had Physics 531
Prerequisites: 
None
Lecture Place and Time: 
TR 1:00-2:15pm, 2241 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018 12:25pm to 2:25pm
Textbooks: 
A Modern Approach To Quantum Mechanics, 2nd edition by John S. Townsend Univ Science Books 2012, ISBN 1891389785
Designations
Level: 
Advanced
Breadth: 
Physical Sciences
L&S Credit Type: 
C
Honors section available
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