Physics 412-3
Quantum Mechanics III
Spring 2021
J. A. Sauls


Problems and Exercises:

  • Set 1 - due April 18
  • Set 2 - due May 17
  • 6/11/2021: Set 2-2 Solution
  • Set 3 - due May 24
  • Set 4 - due June 5
  • Final Set - due June 13
  • 6/12/2021: Problem and Total Angular Momentum Eigenfunctions with Spin 1/2 -- Solution

  • Reading:

  • 4/2/2021: Getting the most out of Lectures [PDF]
  • 4/2/2021: Shankar, Chapter 20 - The Dirac Equation
  • 4/16/2021: Shankar, Chapter 17 - Time-Independent Perturbation Theory
  • 5/6/2021: Matthews & Walker, Mathematical Methods of Physics - Ch. 3.3 on Contour Integration. [PDF]
  • 5/16/2021: Shankar, Chapter 18 - Time-Dependent Perturbation Theory
  • 5/24/2021: Shankar, Chapter 19 - Scattering Theory
  • 6/4/2021: Notes on Relativistic QM: Hole Theory and the Positron