Fis102-2010

course description and schedule for Fis102

Course description and schedule

Course description

MECÂNICA QUÂNTICA II

Soma de momento angular. Teoria das perturbações: Perturbações  dependentes do tempo. Fenômenos dependentes do tempo (Aproximação adiabática). Formulação variacional do problema de autovalores. Átomos Hidrogenóides. Estrutura fina e hiperfina. Efeito Stark. Partículas carregadas em campos magnéticos (Efeitos Zeeman e Aharonov-Bohn). Simetrias dinâmicas e o átomo de Hidrogênio. Sistemas de partículas idênticas.

Schedule:


  • 05/28/2010

    • Topic: addition of angular momentum
      • Reading material: Sakurai section 3.7 and Shankar sections 15.1, 15.2
  • 06/04/2010: no class

  • 06/11/2010

    • Topic: addition of angular momentum
      • Reading material: Sakurai sections 3.7 and Shankar sections 15.1,15.2
    • Topic: Tensor operators
      • Reading material: Sakurai section 3.10 and Shankar section 15.3, 15.4
      • Homework: Sakurai chapter 3 exs: 20,21,24,25,26,27,28,29 AND Shankar chapter 15 exs: 15.1.2 , 15.2.1, 15.2.3, 15.2.5, 15.2.6, 15.2.7
  • 06/18/2010

    • Topic: Time dependent perturbation theory
      • Reading material: Sakurai sections 5.5, 5.6,  5.7 and 5.8 AND Shankar sections 18.1, 18.2, 18.3
      • Homework: Sakurai chapter 5 exs: 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 31, 34 (never did it - maybe hard), 37

06/25/2010:

    • Topic: Time dependent perturbation theory
      • Reading material: Sakurai sections 5.5, 5.6,  5.7 and 5.8 AND Shankar sections 18.1, 18.2, 18.3
      • Homework: Sakurai chapter 5 exs: 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 31, 34 (never did it - maybe hard), 37
    • Topic: quantization of the eletromagnetic
      • Reading material: Shankar 18.5, notes on 1D bosons
  • 07/2/2010: First Exam

  • 07/9/2010: no class

  • 07/16/2010: 

    • Topic: Bethe Ansatz
      • Reading material: my notes on the Heisenberg model
    • Adiabatic approximation and WKB
      • Reading material: Shankar chapter 16
  • 07/23/2010:

    • Topic: Adiabatic approximation and WKB
      • Reading material: Shankar chapter 16
      • Homework Cohen chapter XI ex. 8, 9 and 10, Schiff Chap. 7 ex. 14,15 and 16, Shankar ex. 16.2.5.
  • 07/30/2010:

    • Topic: Introduction to Dirac's equation
      • Reading: Shankar 20.1 and 20.2 (you should read 20.3 also - it is cool - but we do not need it for the class)
    • Topic: H atom (fine and hyperfine structure), Stark effect, Zeeman
      • Reading: Sakurai 5.3 and Shankar 18.4, 18.5 and examples of 17.2, Cohen Complement E-XII
      Homework: Sakurai problem 5.32 and 5.32'; Shankar 20.1.1, 20.2.2
  • 08/6/2010:

    • Topic: Identical particles

      • Reading Sakurai Chapter 5
  • 08/13/2010:

    • Topic: Particles in a magnetic field

      • Reading: Callan Chapter 4
  • 08/20/2010: Second Exam

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