as of 5/23/2018 |

**CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS (WITH LAB)** |

Country - Partner Institution - Programs: | South Africa - University of Cape Town - 'Univ. of Cape Town' |

UC Course Subject | Physics |

Number & Suffix: | 100 |

Full UC Title: | CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS (WITH LAB) |

Transcript Title: | QUANTUM MECHANICS |

UC QTR Units - Division: | 8.0 - Upper Division |

Course Description: | Classical Mechanics: Review of Newton's laws; inertial and non-inertial frames; constraints and d'Alembert's principle; the Lagrangian formulation of mechanics; Noether's theorem; symmetries and conservation laws; applications from planetry motion to rigid body motion.
Quantum Mechanics: The basic assumptions of quantum mechanics, solutions of Schrodinger's equation, properties of wave functions and oprerators, one-dimensional applications, angular momentum in quantum mechanics, three-dimensional applications, the hydrogen atom, approximate methods.
Assessment: tests, weekly problem sets and lab work (50%), final exam (50%). |

Language of Instruction: | English |

Partner Title: | CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS |

Partner University Department: | Physics |

Partner University Course Number: | PHY2015S |