Quantum Physics II

Stern–Gerlach experiment device including furnace, silver atoms, etc.

Basic elements of the Stern–Gerlach experiment. (Image via wikimedia commons.)


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Fall 2013



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Together, this course and 8.06 Quantum Physics III cover quantum physics with applications drawn from modern physics. Topics covered in this course include the general formalism of quantum mechanics, harmonic oscillator, quantum mechanics in three-dimensions, angular momentum, spin, and addition of angular momentum.

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Barton Zwiebach. 8.05 Quantum Physics II. Fall 2013. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, https://ocw.mit.edu. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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