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Physics 32300
PHYS 32300: Quantum Mechanics for Engineers
Basic experiments, waveparticle duality, uncertainty. Wave functions and Schroedinger equation. 1d problems, bound states, square well, harmonic oscillator, scattering from barriers, tunneling. QM formalism, Dirac notation, operators & eigenvalues, angular momentum. Hydrogen atom. Perturbation theory first order nondegenerate, level splitting. Timedependent PT, Golden rule, spin. Quantum communication, Bell’s theorem. Prereq.: PHYS 20700 and PHYS 20800, MATH 39100 and MATH 39200. 3 hr./wk.; 3 cr.