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Author Allan Adams ♦ Matthew Evans ♦ Barton Zwiebach
Source MIT OpenCourseWare
Content type Video
File Format MP4 / MPG4
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics
Subject Keyword quantum physics: photoelectric effect ♦ Compton scattering ♦ photons ♦ Franck-Hertz experiment ♦ the Bohr atom ♦ electron diffraction ♦ deBroglie waves ♦ wave-particle duality of matter and light ♦ wave mechanics: Schroedinger's equation ♦ wave functions ♦ wave packets ♦ probability amplitudes ♦ stationary states ♦ the Heisenberg uncertainty principle ♦ zero-point energies ♦ transmission and reflection at a barrier ♦ barrier penetration ♦ potential wells ♦ simple harmonic oscillator ♦ Schroedinger's equation in three dimensions: central potentials ♦ and introduction to hydrogenic systems ♦ Quantum Mechanics ♦ Physics
Abstract This course covers the experimental basis of quantum physics. It introduces wave mechanics, Schrödinger's equation in a single dimension, and Schrödinger's equation in three dimensions.It is the first course in the undergraduate Quantum Physics sequence, followed by 8.05 Quantum Physics II and 8.06 Quantum Physics III. 
Educational Role Student
Age Range 18 to 22 years
Educational Use Self Learning
Interactivity Type Expositive
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Video Lecture
Rights Holder Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Source: MIT OpenCourseWare