PHYS 812 Quantum Mechanics II

Credits: 
3
Prerequisite(s): 
PHYS 811 Quantum Mechanics I
Instructor(s): 
Stuart Pittel
Instructor(s): 
John Morgan

Path-Integral formulation of quantum mechanics. Symmetries of many-particle wave function. Symmetries and conservation laws. Free particle in spherical coordinates. Dynamics of spin. Coupling of angular momenta. Tensor operators. Degenerate time-independent perturbation theory. Time-dependent perturbation theory. Interactions of light and matter.