Quantum mechanics - Selected Topics
Historical overview. Quantum mechanical postulates. Quantization of translational and rotational degrees of freedom. Stationary states. Harmonic oscillator in Dirac representation. Phonons and coherent states. Mathematical formalism: operators, observables, Hilbert space. Symmetries and transformations. The Clebsch-Gordan coefficients. Approximative methods: perturbation theory, varionational methods, WKB approximation. Second quantization.
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