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Course Unit Title : Quantum Mechanics
Course Unit Code : 01FEN5151
Type of Course Unit : Optional
Level of Course Unit : Second Cycle
Year of Study : Preb
Semester : 255.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 6,00
Name of Lecturer(s) : ---
Course Assistants :
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : - 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 : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : 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 : Turkish-English
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.
WorkPlacement  
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook : Lecture Notes
Additional Resources : 1. Quantum Mechanics
Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, Bernard Diu, Franck Laloe
2. Principles of Quantum Mechanics
R. Shankar
Material Sharing
Documents :
Assignments :
Exams :
Additional Material :
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures, Practical Courses, Presentation, Seminar, Project, Laboratory Applications (if necessary)
ECTS / Table Of Workload (Number of ECTS credits allocated)
Student workload surveys utilized to determine ECTS credits.
Activity :
Number Duration Total  
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week) :
14 3 42  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
14 3 42  
Homeworks :
7 2 14  
Presentation :
0 0 0  
Project :
0 0 0  
Lab Study :
0 0 0  
Field Study :
0 0 0  
Visas :
1 10 10  
Finals :
1 10 10  
Workload Hour (30) :
30  
Total Work Charge / Hour :
0  
Course's ECTS Credit :
0      
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
1 40
Quiz :
0 0
Homework :
8 60
Attendance :
0 0
Application :
0 0
Lab :
0 0
Project :
0 0
Workshop :
0 0
Seminary :
0 0
Field study :
0 0
   
TOTAL :
100
The ratio of the term to success :
60
The ratio of final to success :
40
TOTAL :
100
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 One dimensional harmonic oscillator: Eigenvalues and eigenstates of Hamiltonian
 
2 İsotropic three-dimensional 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 hydrogen-like systems
 
10 The hydrogen atom placed in a uniform magnetic field: Zeeman effect
 
11 Electron spin: properties of angular momentum 1/2
 
12 Non-relativistic description of a spin 1/2 particle
 
13 General method for addition of two spin 1/2 and angular momentum
 
14 Clebscch-Gordon coefficients and Wigner Eckart theorem
 
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