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PHYSICS

PHYS-470
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Wave mechanics, Schroedinger equation, potential barriers and potential wells, harmonic oscillator, operators, eigenfunctions, eigenvalues, degeneracies, angular momentum, hydrogen atom. Usually offered every three semesters; see Physics Department website. Prerequisite: PHYS-380 or PHYS-430, or permission of instructor.