Syllabus for Physics 721 Quantum Theory I
T Th 4 - 5:15,  BPB 250
Instructor Dr. Zygelman BPB 227, Phone ext 5-1321

Office Hours  TuTh BPB 227,  3:00-4:00  PM
Text: Modern Quantum Mechanics, J. J. Sakurai J. Napolitano , Addison-Wesley

Course Outcomes/Rubic:  Two 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.

Course Outline

Textbook Chapters 1-4 and online class notes.


Assignments and due dates will be posted in class and on the Web campus portal.
Exam dates will be announced in class.

Supplementary Texts:

Quantum Mechanics: A Modern Development,  Leslie E. Ballantine, World Scientific

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. Chuang
Cambridge University Press

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