PHYSICS 264L

Third course in sequence for physics and biophysics majors. Introductory treatments of special relativity and quantum mechanics. Topics include: wave mechanics and interference; relativistic kinematics, energy and momentum; the Schrodinger equation and its interpretation; quantum particles in one-dimension; spin; fermions and bosons; the hydrogen spectrum. Applications to crystallography, semiconductors, atomic physics and optics, particle physics, and cosmology. Instructor: Chang

Instructor:

Chang, Albert

Location:

Physics 130

Time:

MW 10:05 AM-11:20 AM

Section:

001

Credit:

1

Start Date:

Monday, August 25, 2014

End Date:

Friday, December 5, 2014

CourseNum:

264