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This computer-based laboratory manual contains experiments in mechanics, thermodynamics, E&M, and optics using hardware and software designed to enhance readers' understanding of calculus-based physics concepts. The manual makes use of an active learning cycle, including concept overviews, hypothesis-testing, prediction-making, and investigations.
Table of Contents : -
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics.
Wave Packets, Free Particle Motion, and the Wave Equation.
The Schrodinger Equation, the Wave Function, and Operator Algebra.
The Principles of Wave Mechanics.
The Linear Harmonic Oscillator.
Sectionally Constant Potentials in One Dimension.
The WKB Approximation.
Variational Methods and Simple Perturbation Theory.
Vector Spaces in Quantum Mechanics.
Eigen values and Eigenvectors of Operators, the Uncertainty Relations, and the Harmonic Oscillator.
Angular Momentum in Quantum Mechanics.
Spherically Symmetric Potentials.
The Principles of Quantum Dynamics.
The Quantum Dynamics of a Particle.
Rotations and Other Symmetry Operations.
Bound-State Perturbation Theory.
Time-Dependent Perturbation Theory.
The Formal Theory of Scattering.
Applications to Many-Body Systems.
Photons and the Electromagnetic Field.
Relativistic Electron Theory.