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Course Description

PH 410 Introductory Quantum Mechanics 3 cr.

  • Offered: Every other winter, odd years
  • Prerequisite: PH 322, PH 375 and MA 361. PH 375 may be taken concurrently; PH 370 is recommended, junior standing or instructor's permission.

An introduction to quantum mechanics. Topics include physical quantity determination in quantum physics, photons, material particles, quantum statistics, Schrodinger’s equation and applications to simple systems, the eigenvalue-eigenvector equation of quantum physics, and field quantization concepts.