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PH2002 - Classical Mechanics and Quantum Physics 1

Credit points: 03
Year: 2018
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

Quantum physics - Schrodinger equation, eigenfunctions, measurements and eigenvalues, solutions for 1-dimensional systems, concepts of atomic, molecular, solid state and particle physics. Classical mechanics, waves and vibrations.

Learning Outcomes

  • be able to solve practical problems associated with the theoretical background;
  • be competent with experimental and empirical work and write reports;
  • understand a selection of theoretical developments in physics to be covered.
Prerequisites: MA1003 AND PH1005 AND (PH1006 OR PH1007 OR (EG1012 AND EG1011))

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 22-Mar-2018
Coord/Lect: Professor Ronald White.
Contact hours:
  • 39 hours lectures
  • 13 hours tutorials
  • 39 hours workshops/Seminars - Laboratory
    Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (15%); practical work (25%).

    Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
    Census Date 22-Mar-2018
    Contact hours:
    • 39 hours lectures
    • 13 hours tutorials
    • 39 hours workshops/Seminars - Laboratory
      Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (15%); practical work (25%).

      Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.