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Text: Quantum Mechanics: A Modern Development, Leslie E. Ballantine, World Scientific
in-class exams 30%, Final Exam 40%. Homework assignments will be graded
on a pass/fail basis.
Collaboration will be allowed, but submitted assignments cannot not be duplicated. An overall fail grade on HW can result in a whole grade demotion (e.g. a B exam average will result in an overall C grade). Submitted handwritten assignement will not be accepted and
the due dates will be strictly enforced.
Chap. 10 Formation of
Chap. 12 Time Dependent Phenomena
Chap. 16 Scattering Theory
Chap. 17 Identical Particles
Chap. 18 Many-Fermion Systems
Chap. 19 Quantum Electrodynamics
Other Misc. Topics (Density matrices, etc.) if time permits.
Modern Quantum Mechanics, 2nd Ed. J.J. Sakurai and J. Napolitano,
Quantum Mechanics, Fundamentals, 2th Edition, K. Gottfried and T. M. Yan, Springer
Quantum Mechanics, L. Schiff, 3rd ed. McGraw-Hill
The Principles of Quantum Mechanics, P. A. M. Dirac, 4th ed. Oxford Science Publications
Quantum Theory, D. Bohm, Prentice-Hall
Quantum Computation and Quantum Information, M. A. Nielsen
and I. L.
Cambridge University Press
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