PHYS 330 - Quantum Mechanics (4)

General theory of quantum mechanics, including its abstract formulation using the Dirac notation. Topics include the quantum postulates, the position and momentum representations, the generalized uncertainty principle, quantum dynamics and the Hamiltonian, the harmonic oscillator, angular momentum, spin, central potentials, and select approximation methods. Prerequisites: PHYS 240 and MATH 211; corequisite: PHYS 371