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PH3002 - Quantum Physics 2

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Engineering (pre 2015)

Non-relativistic quantum mechanics - formalism, harmonic oscillator, angular momentum, hydrogen atom, spin, identical particles, time independent and dependent perturbation theory, quantum reality and particle physics.

Learning Outcomes

  • to understand the theoretical concepts covered in lectures and to solve problems related to these topics;
  • to undertake computational work and write reports.
Prerequisites: MA2000 AND MA2100 AND PH2002


Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Daniel Kosov.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 13 hours practicals
  • 25 hours workshops/Seminars - Laboratory
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (10%); computational project (15%); laboratory (15%).

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