OF2KM - Quantum Mechanics

Course specification
Course title Quantum Mechanics
Acronym OF2KM
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Physical Electronics
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status mandatory
    Condition none
    The goal Introduce students to the basic concepts of quantum mechanics, such as the Schrödinger equation, eigenvalues and eigenvectors.
    The outcome Understanding of the quantum states descriptions by wave functions. Gaining a working knowledge of solving the Schrodinger equation.
    Contents of lectures Stationary Schrödinger equation. Linear operators. Uncertainty relations. Dirac bra-ket notation. Matrix representation. Quantum theory of angular momentum. Schrödinger equation for electron in a central field. Theory of hydrogen atom. Linear harmonic oscillator. Particle in a magnetic field. Creation and annihilation operators. Perturbation theory. Variational method. The WKB method. Spin.
    Contents of exercises computer simulations of selected examples from problem-solving classes
    1. "Quantum mechanics - part I", V. Milanović, J. Radovanović, 2012,
    2. "Quantum mechanics - part II", M. Tadić, 2012,
    3. D. Ivanović, "Quantum mechanics", Naučna knjiga, Belgrade, 1974.
    4. J. Singh, "Quantum mechanics: Fundamentals and Applications toTechnology", John Wiley, 1993. (Original title)
    5. B. H. Bransden and C. J. Joachain, "Introduction to quantum mechanics", Longman, 1989. (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 2
    Methods of teaching lectures and problem-solving classes
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 50
    Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
    Projects 0
    Colloquia 50
    Seminars 0