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Physics 545 Fall 2013 Reference Page

Description

Introduction to Atomic Structure: 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

Lectures

Times:TR 9:30-10:45am

Location:2120 Chamberlin Hall

Instructors:Mark Saffman

Final Exam

Sunday, December 15, 2013 5:05pm to 7:05pm

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