# Physics-517: Quantum Mechanics II

Spring Quarter 2010-2011

## Instructor: Prof.
Robert Gilmore

Physics Department

Office: 12-918

Email:
robert.gilmore@drexel.edu

Phone: (215)~895-2779

Office hours: Daily, after 14:00

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Information and Syllabus **

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Information and Syllabus **

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Problem Set #1 **

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Problem Set #1 **

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Problem Set #2 **

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Problem Set #2 **

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Problem Set #3 **

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Problem Set #3 **

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Problem Set #4 **

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Problem Set #4 **

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Midterm Template **

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Midterm **

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Problem Set #5 **

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Problem Set #5 **

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Problem Set #5a **

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Problem Set #5a **

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Stark Effect - 1 column **

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Stark Effect - 2 column **

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Stark Effect - 1 column **

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Stark Effect - 2 column **

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Stephenson: Electron Transfer in the Photosynthetic Reaction Center **

Submitted: 16 May 2010 at 11:11:41

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Flores: Neutron Degeneracy and Neutron Stars **

Submitted: 16 May 2010 at 12:51:34

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M. Smith: Product Operator Formalism: A Brief
Introduction **

Submitted: 16 May 2010 at 13:08:42

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Serratore: Zero Point Energy and 1D Lattice Structures **

Submitted: 16 May 2010 at 19:59:48

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Hayley: Detecting Earth Sized Planets with Laser Frequency Combs **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 02:31:34

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Galwaduge: Computing the Density of States and Energy Bands of a
1-Dimensional Lettice Using Transfer Matrices **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 02:46:27

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O'Brien: Wheeler's Delayed Choice Experiment **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 05:32:52

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Ndengeyintwali: Fermi Surfaces and Their Geometries **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 23:33:02

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E. Smith: Physics of Muons **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 23:38:45

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Politis: The Brown-Twiss Experiment **

Submitted: 18 May 2010 at 03:57:45

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Moorman: Investigation into the Lamb Shift **

Submitted: 18 May 2010 at 20:14:36

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Tyler: Quantum Adiabatic Theorem and Berry's Phase Factor **

Submitted: 19 May 2010 at 06:29:07

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Stephenson: Electron Transfer in the Photosynthetic Reaction Center **

Submitted: 16 May 2010 at 11:11:41

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Flores: Neutron Degeneracy and Neutron Stars **

Submitted: 16 May 2010 at 12:51:34

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M. Smith: Product Operator Formalism: A Brief
Introduction **

Submitted: 16 May 2010 at 13:08:42

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Serratore: Zero Point Energy and 1D Lattice Structures **

Submitted: 16 May 2010 at 19:59:48

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Hayley: Detecting Earth Sized Planets with Laser Frequency Combs **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 02:31:34

**[PDF]
Galwaduge: Computing the Density of States and Energy Bands of a
1-Dimensional Lettice Using Transfer Matrices **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 02:46:27

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O'Brien: Wheeler's Delayed Choice Experiment **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 05:32:52

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Czaja: The Finite Element Method Applied to Quantum Mechanics **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 09:49:39

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Groener: White Dwarfs - Degenerate Stellar Configurations **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 09:57:49

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Rich: An Introduction to Gauge theory **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 10:00:58

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Bolesta: Neutrinos and Their Oscillations **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 10:56:31

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Angelo: Finite Nuclear Size Effect **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 15:31:12

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Angelo: Appendix **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 15:31:12

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Ndengeyintwali: Fermi Surfaces and Their Geometries **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 23:33:02

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E. Smith: Physics of Muons **

Submitted: 17 May 2010 at 23:38:45

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Politis: The Brown-Twiss Experiment **

Submitted: 18 May 2010 at 03:57:45

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Moorman: Investigation into the Lamb Shift **

Submitted: 18 May 2010 at 20:14:36

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Tyler: Quantum Adiabatic Theorem and Berry's Phase Factor **

Submitted: 19 May 2010 at 06:29:07

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Radial wavefunctions for the hydrogen atom **

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Radial wavefunctions for the hydrogen atom **

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Radial wavefunctions and probabilities for the hydrogen atom **

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Finite nuclear size effect **

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Differential Equations (A & S p. 781) **

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Differential Equations (A & S p. 781) **

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Time Independent Perturbation Theory **

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Hydrogen radial wavefunctions and their overlaps **

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Stark Effect, Hydrogen N=4 Multiplet **

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Stark Effect, Hydrogen N=4 Multiplet **

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Hydrogen radial wavefunctions, Associated Laguerre polynomials, and overlaps **

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Hydrogen radial wavefunctions, Associated Laguerre polynomials, and
overlaps: Maple Worksheet **

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A Layman's description of Second Quantization **

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A Layman's description of Second Quantization **

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A Layman's description of Second Quantization **

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How did Schrodinger discover Schrodinger's Equation ? **

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On the Equivalence between Wave Mechanics and Matrix Mechanics, **

by E. Schrodinger, 1926

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On the Equivalence between Wave Mechanics and Matrix Mechanics, **

by E. Schrodinger, 1926

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Tables of Clebsch-Gordan coefficients, Condon and Shortley **

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[HTML] Tables of Baryons **

and pointers to
original sources.

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[PDF] Chebyshev Polynomials **

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[PDF] Hermite Polynomials **

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[PDF] Laguerre Polynomials **

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[PDF] Legendre Polynomials **

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[PDF] Radial wavefunctions for hydrogen atoms. **

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[PDF] Hydrogen Atom. **

The hydrogen atom is treated by 19th, 20th, and 21st century
methods.

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[PDF] R. P. Feynman,
The Development of the Space-Time Approach to Quantum Electrodynamics,
Nobel Lecture.
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[PDF] R. P. Feynman,
Space-Time Approach to Non-Relativistic Quantum Mechanics,
Revs. Mod. Phys. 20, 367-387 (1948).
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[PDF] R. P. Feynman,
The Theory of Positrons,
Phys. Rev. ****76**(6), 749-760 (1949).

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[PDF] R. P. Feynman,
Space-Time Approach to Quantum Electrodynamics,
Phys. Rev. ****76**(6), 769-789 (1949).

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[PDF]Y. Aharonov and D. Bohm,
Significance of electromagnetic potentials
in the quantum theory,
Phys. Rev. 115, 485-491 (1959).
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Last update: 16 May 2011