Applied Quantum Mechanics

Oberlin College Physics 412

Spring 2014

This World Wide Web page written by Dan Styer, Oberlin College Department of Physics and Astronomy;
http://www.oberlin.edu/physics/dstyer/AppliedQM/;
last updated 20 December 2013.

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Teacher: Dan Styer

Course syllabus

Problem assignments

Handouts

Notes on "The Physics of Quantum Mechanics" (PDF)

Variational Principles in Physics (Particularly in Quantum Mechanics) (PDF)

Links

Spherical harmonics:

Showing magnitue; plus real and imaginary parts

On quantum computation:

David Mermin, Notes on quantum computation

John Preskill, Lecture notes on quantum computation