Course Information
Course Unit Title 
: 
Quantum Mechanics 
Course Unit Code 
: 
01FEN5151 
Type of Course Unit 
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Optional 
Level of Course Unit

: 
Second Cycle 
Year of Study

: 
Preb 
Semester

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255.Semester 
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated

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6,00 
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Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit 
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 Understanding of quantum mechanical description of harmonic oscillator,  Application of quantum mechanical postulates to the angular momentum,  Understanding of quantum mechanical solution of hydrogen atom  Understanding of electron spin in quantum mechanics,  Learning addition of angular momentum in quantum menchanics.

Mode of Delivery 
: 
FaceToFace

Prerequisities and Corequisities Courses 
: 
Unavailable

Recommended Optional Programme Components 
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Unavailable

Course Contents 
: 
Quantum mechanical descrition of harmonic oscillator; General properties of angular momentum in quantum mechanics, Particle in a central potential: hydrogen atom; Quantum mechanical description of electron spin; Addition of angular momentum.

Languages of Instruction 
: 
TurkishEnglish

Course Goals 
: 
 Understand how to apply quantum mechanical postulates to harmonic oscillator,  Understand difference between classical and quantum mechanical description of angular momentum  Understand how to give corresponding results of quantum mechanical description of hydrogen atom  Understand addition of angular momentum for a physical system

Course Aims 
: 
 Harmonic oscillator and general properties of angular momentum in quantum mechanics  To understand quantum mechanical descrition of the hydrogen atom  To learn electron spin and how to use it in quantum mechanics  To learn how to use angular momentum in quantum mechanics for a physical system.

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Lecture Notes

Additional Resources

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1. Quantum Mechanics Claude CohenTannoudji, Bernard Diu, Franck Laloe 2. Principles of Quantum Mechanics R. Shankar

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Weekly Detailed Course Content
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Topics

1

One dimensional harmonic oscillator: Eigenvalues and eigenstates of Hamiltonian



2

İsotropic threedimensional harmonic oscillator



3

A charged harmonic oscillator placed in a uniform electric field



4

General theory of angular momentum and commutation relations



5

Application of orbital angular momentum and spherical harmonics



6

Angular momentum and rotations



7

Rotation of diatomic molecules



8

Stationary states of a pacticle in a central potential



9

The hydrogen atom and hydrogenlike systems



10

The hydrogen atom placed in a uniform magnetic field: Zeeman effect



11

Electron spin: properties of angular momentum 1/2



12

Nonrelativistic description of a spin 1/2 particle



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General method for addition of two spin 1/2 and angular momentum



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ClebscchGordon coefficients and Wigner Eckart theorem



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