PHYS 4142 - Fall 2012 - Introduction to Quantum Mechanics II

INSTRUCTOR: Jonathan P. Dowling

Office: NICH 453
E-mail
Office Hours:
T & Θ 2:50PM–3:40PM

LECTURE:
NICH 435
T & Θ 1:30P-2:50PM 

GRADER: Anton Joe

TEXTS:
Required: David J. Griffiths, Introduction to Quantum Mechanics, 2nd Edition
Recommended: James M. Feagin, Quantum Mechanics with Mathematica, 1st Edition
Supplement to CH12: "Quantum Information Processing," by Timothy P. Spiller

ADDITIONAL MATERIALS:
Adobe Reader
Mathematica 8.0.4 for Students
NRL Plasma Formulary (Vector Identities, DIV, CURL, ETC.)
NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions
PHYS 4141 - Spring 2012 - Introduction to Quantum Mechanics I (class notes, etc.)
Review of Ordinary Differential Equations
Review of Partial Differential Equations
Schaum's Outline: Mathematical Handbook of Formulas and Tables, 3ed
The Physics GRE and Practice Exams


CLASS NOTES

CH05.4.1-5.4.2
CH05.4.3-5.4.5

CH06.1.1-6.1.2   PROB.06.01.NB
CH06.1.3
CH06.2.1
CH06.2.2   EX06.2.NB
CH06.3.1
CH06.3.2
CH06.4.1
CH06.4.2
CH06.5

CH09.1.1-9.1.2
CH09.1.3
CH09.2.1-9.2.3
CH09.3.1-9.3.2
CH09.3.3

CH11.1
CH11.1.2
CH11.2.1-11.2.2
CH11.3
CH11.4.1-11.4.2

CH10.1.1-10.1.2
CH10.2.1-10.2.2
CH10.2.3

CH07.1
CH07.2
CH07.3

CH12.1-2


HOMEWORK               ASSIGNED               DUE          
HW01                              FRI 24 AUG              FRI 07 SEP
HW02                              FRI 07 SEP               FRI 14 SEP
HW03                              FRI 14 SEP               FRI 21 SEP
HW04                              FRI 21 SEP               FRI 28 SEP
HW05                              FRI 28 SEP               FRI 12 OCT
HW06                              FRI 12 OCT             FRI 19 OCT
HW07                              FRI 19 OCT             FRI 26 OCT
HW08                              FRI 26 OCT             FRI 02 NOV
HW09                              FRI 02 NOV             FRI 09 NOV
HW10                              FRI 09 NOV             FRI 17 NOV


GRADES:

Homework
33%
Midterm Exam
33%
Final Exam
33%

COURSE OUTLINE:

WEEK DATES NOTES CHAPTERS
1
Aug. 20-24

5.4
2
Aug. 27-31
 NO CLASS T OR Θ DUE TO ISAAC
6.1
3
Sep.  3-7
Labor Day Holiday (M)
6.2
4
Sep.  10-14   6.3
5
Sep.  17-21   6.4
6
Sep.  24-28  
6.5
7
Oct. 1-5
  9.1
8
Oct. 8-12
Mid-Term Exam
5:00PM–7:00PM
MON 08 OCT
NICH 106
≥50% of problems from HW01–HW04
MTX Solutions
9.2–9.3
9
Oct. 15-19 Fall Holiday Cancelled Due to Isaac
11.1–11.2
10
Oct. 22-26   11.3–11.4
11
Oct. 29 - Nov. 2
  10.1
12
Nov. 5-9
10.2
13
Nov. 12-16
7.1–7.3
14
Nov. 19-23 Thanksgiving Holiday (Θ & F) 12.1–12.3
15
Nov. 26-30   12.4–12.5; Spiller96
16
Dec. 3-7
Final Exam:
12:30PM-2:30PM MON 03 DEC
NICH 106
≥50% of problems from HW
NON-CUMMULATIVE!
FX Solutions
 

 


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