FIZ 415  Quantum Mechanics II
Course Objectives
1. To learn how to apply quantum mechanics to the three dimensional real systems.
2. To understand the spin angular momentum which has no classical counterpart.
3. To understand how the structure of the hydrogentype atoms can be explained successfully in quantum mechanics
Course Description
3 dimensional Schrödinger equation: spherically symmetric systems and angular momentum. Radial equation. Free particle. Infinite spherical well. Twoparticle problem. Hydrogen atom. SternGerlach experiment, spin angular momentum. Differential and matrix representations of operators. Spin magnetic field interaction. Addition of angular momenta: ClebschGordan coefficients. Identical particles. Particle exchange operator. Pauli principle. Nparticle systems. Spin and statistics. Timeindependent perturbation theory: first and second order perturbations. Degenerate perturbation theory. Variational approximation.


Course Coordinator
Ömer Faruk Dayı
Course Language
Turkish


