PHYS 321 Quantum Physics I
Content: First semester of an upper-division modern physics and quantum mechanics course. Bohr atom, DeBroglie waves, orbitals, Zeeman effect, spectroscopy, wave packets, Schrodinger equation in one dimension, eigenfunctions and eigenvalues, operators, harmonic oscillator, Schrodinger equation in three dimensions, angular momentum, hydrogen atom.
Prerequisites: MATH 235. MATH 305. PHYS 152.
Restrictions: Sophomore standing required.
Usually offered: Annually, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.