PH 414, 415, 417: Quantum Mechanics

AY 2011/12 (D. Belitz)

Chapter 1: Basic Notions of Quantum Mechanics

Chapter 2: A Particle in a Spherically Symmetric Potential

Chapter 3: Elements of measurement, representation, and transformation theory

Note: Dar Dahlen has kindly typed up part of Ch. 3; thanks, Dar!! The current version can be found here . I have edited some parts that Dar had trouble reading. If you spot any problems, please let Dar or me know.

Chapter 4: Spin, the Pauli equation, and identical particles

Chapter 5: Time independent perturbation theory, the variational principle, and applications