Quantum Mechanics II

Quantum Mechanics II

by Luis Alvarez-Gaume, Alberto Galindo, Pedro Pascual
     
 

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This is a textbook on non-relativistic quantum mechanics that emphasizes clarification of the nature of the basic postulates and the interpretation of the theory. It contains special material, often only accessible in scientific journals, on bound states, scattering theory, and both analytical and approximation techniques. Applications to many branches of physics are…  See more details below

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This is a textbook on non-relativistic quantum mechanics that emphasizes clarification of the nature of the basic postulates and the interpretation of the theory. It contains special material, often only accessible in scientific journals, on bound states, scattering theory, and both analytical and approximation techniques. Applications to many branches of physics are given. Among the topics covered are one-dimensional problems, angular momentum, two-particle systems, symmetry transformations, collision theory, the WKB method, and stationary and time-dependent perturbation and variational techniques. Particles in an electromagnetic field, many-body systems, atoms, and radiation theory are studied. The book is a considerably improved and completely updated English translation of a very successful Spanish textbook and is aimed at students in their second year of university.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783642841316
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
01/06/2012
Series:
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1991
Pages:
374
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)

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