|Course Cluster: Integrated Design, Engineering & Applied Science Minor|
This course provides an introduction to wave and matrix mechanics, including wave-particle duality, probability amplitudes and state vectors, eigenvalue problems, and the operator formulation of quantum mechanics.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ASTR)(IDEA-MN)(PHYS)(SISP)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
David J. Griffiths, INTRODUCTION TO QUANTUM MECHANICS, required text
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly problem sets and two midterms
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students are encouraged to take a linear algebra course, MATH 221 or MATH 223, before or concurrently with this course. Either is a prerequisite for Quantum II, PHYS 315.
|Instructor(s): Sher,Meng-ju Renee Times: .M.W... 10:50AM-12:10PM; Location: HALL84; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 45||SR major: 2||JR major: 10|| || |
|Seats Available: 3||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 3||SO: 30||FR: 0|