PHYS 4300 Atomic Physics and Quantum Mechanics I
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHY 62.6.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Development of the Schroedinger equation and principles of quantum mechanics. Solutions of the Schroedinger equation; the one-electron atom; perturbation theory; thermal radiation.
Prerequisite: Physics *2150 [2.5] and 3100 [10.5] and 4000 .
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