DEPARTAMENTO DE FÍSICA

 

Quantum Mechanics II - F

Ano letivo: 2014-2015
Specification sheet

Specific details
course codecycle os studiesacademic semestercredits ECTSteaching language
1002863126pt


Learning goals
Entender o formalismo da Mecânica Quântica.
Saber quantizar um sistema clássico.
Entender o comportamento de sistemas de partículas idênticas.
Saber utilizar os princípios de simetria em Mecânica Quântica.
Saber calcular secções eficazes.
Syllabus
Prerequisites
Generic skills to reach
. Competence in oral and written communication;
. Competence to solve problems;
. Competence in autonomous learning;
. Adaptability to new situations;
. Research skills;
. Competence for working in group;
. Critical thinking;
. Competence to communicate with people who are not experts in the field;
(by decreasing order of importance)
Teaching hours per semester
lectures45
theory-practical classes30
total of teaching hours75

Assessment
Problem solving20 %
Mini tests20 %
Exam60 %

Bibliography of reference
B. H. Bransden, C. J. Joachain, Physics of Atoms and Molecules, Longman Group Limite, 1983

A. Z. Capri, Nonrelativistic Quantum Mechanics, Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company, 1985

C. Cohen-Tannoudji, B. Diu, F. Laloë, Mécanique Quantique, Hermann, Paris, 1977

L. D. Landau, E. M. Lifshitz, Quantum Mechanics (non-relativistic theory), Pergamn Press, 1997

A. Messiah, Quantum Mechanics, Dover Publications, N. Y., 1999

J. J. Sakurai, Moderm Quantum Mechanics, Addison-Wesley, 1993
Teaching method
Resources used