Lectures on quantum mechanics / Gordon Baym.

Author
Baym, Gordon [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : W.A. Benjamin, 1969.
Description
xi, 594 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
Lecture notes and supplements in physics [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Bibliographical footnotes.
Contents
  • Photon polarization
  • Neutral K mesons
  • The motion of particles in quantum mechanics
  • Potential problems, mostly in one dimension
  • Equations of motion for operators
  • Orbital angular momentum and central potentials
  • The hydrogen atom
  • Cooper pairs
  • Potential scattering
  • Coulomb scattering
  • Stationary state perturbation theory
  • Time-dependent perturbation theory
  • Interaction of radiation with matter
  • Spin 1/2
  • Addition of angular momenta
  • Isotopic spin
  • Rotations and tensor operators
  • Identical particles
  • Second quantization
  • Atoms
  • Molecules
  • Relativistic spin zero particles: Klein-Gordon equation
  • Relativistic spin 1/2 particles: Dirac equation.
Other title(s)
Quantum mechanics
LCCN
68056111
OCLC
2580
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