OPTICS & MODERN PHYSICS

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