Logo

Quantum Mechanics: Concepts and Applications

Small book cover: Quantum Mechanics: Concepts and Applications

Quantum Mechanics: Concepts and Applications
by

Publisher: State University of New York at New Paltz
Number of pages: 203

Description:
The present text will maintain the separation of the minimal set of postulates from the mathematical techniques. At the same time close contact with experiment will be maintained to avoid alienating the physics student. Mathematical rigor will also be maintained barring some exceptions where it would take the reader too far afield into mathematics.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(1.2MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Lectures on Quantum Physics and ApplicationsLectures on Quantum Physics and Applications
by - California Institute of Technology
Classical and wave mechanics, Schroedinger equation, quantum behavior in one-dimensional potentials, harmonic oscillator, orbital angular momentum, electromagnetic field, spin, radiation and matter, emission and absorption, and more.
(11576 views)
Book cover: Elementary Nonrelativistic Quantum MechanicsElementary Nonrelativistic Quantum Mechanics
by - arXiv
A graduate course on elementary quantum mechanics. The topics included are the postulates of quantum mechanics, one-dimensional barriers and wells, angular momentum and spin, WKB method, harmonic oscillator, hydrogen atom, quantum scattering, etc.
(6717 views)
Book cover: A Primer on Quantum Mechanics and Its InterpretationsA Primer on Quantum Mechanics and Its Interpretations
by - arXiv
All the concepts necessary to understand quantum mechanics on an initial level are given in a form suitable for the non-expert. The topics include visualizing the wave function, wave-particle duality, the implications of Schrodinger's cat, etc.
(7577 views)
Book cover: Heisenberg: UncertaintyHeisenberg: Uncertainty
by - American Institute of Physics
The uncertainty principle is explained with text, pictures and voice clips. Heisenberg's leading biographer tells the full story of this eventful life, including the physicist's controversial role in Nazi Germany's nuclear program.
(11331 views)