Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Problems in Quantum Mechanics by Gordon Leslie Squires

Many students find quantum mechanics conceptually difficult when they first encounter the subject. In this book, the postulates and key applications of quantum mechanics are well illustrated by means of a carefully chosen set of problems, complete with detailed, step-by-step solutions. Beginning with a chapter on orders of magnitude, a variety of topics are then covered, including the mathematical foundations of quantum mechanics, Schrodinger's equation, angular momentum, the hydrogen atom, the harmonic oscillator, spin, time-independent and time-dependent perturbation theory, the variational method, multielectron atoms, transitions and scattering. Throughout, the physical interpretation or application of certain results is highlighted, thereby providing useful insights into a wide range of systems and phenomena. This approach will make the book invaluable to anyone taking an undergraduate course in quantum mechanics.

Buy Problems in Quantum Mechanics by Gordon Leslie Squires from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521378505
ISBN-10: 0521378508
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 15mm)
Pages: 268
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 16-Mar-1995
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Problems in Quantum Mechanics by Gordon Leslie Squires

Book Reviews - Problems in Quantum Mechanics by Gordon Leslie Squires

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Problems in Quantum Mechanics book by Gordon Leslie Squires and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Gordon Leslie Squires

Problems in Quantum Mechanics by Gordon Leslie Squires
Hardback, March 1995
$148.50