TitleAdvanced quantum mechanics : materials and photons
Author(s)Rainer Dick
PublicationNew York, Springer, 2012.
Description1 online resource (xix, 551 p.) : ill
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Contents Note1. The need for quantum mechanics -- 2. Self-adjoint operators and Eigenfunction expansions -- 3. Simple model systems -- 4. Notions from linear algebra and bra-ket notation -- 5. Formal developments -- 6. Harmonic oscillators and coherent states -- 7. Central forces in quantum mechanics -- 8. Spin and addition of angular momentum type operators -- 9. Stationary perturbations in quantum mechanics -- 10. Quantum aspects of Materials I -- 11. Scattering off potentials -- 12. The density of states -- 13. Time-dependent perturbations in quantum mechanics -- 14. Path Integrals in quantum mechanics -- 15. Coupling to electromagnetic fields -- 16. Principles of Lagrangian field theory -- 17. Non-relativistic quantum field theory -- 18. Quantization of the Maxwell field: photons -- 19. Quantum aspects of Materials II -- 20. Dimensional effects in low-dimensional systems -- 21. Klein-Gordon and Dirac fields -- App. A: Lagrangian Mechanics -- App. B: The Covariant Formulation of Electrodynamics -- App. C: Completeness of Sturm-Liouville Eigenfunctions -- App. D: Properties of Hermite Polynomials -- App. E: The Baker-Campbell-Hausdorff Formula -- App. F: The Logarithm of a Matrix -- App. G: Dirac [gamma] matrices -- App. H: Spinor representations of the Lorentz group -- App. I: Green's functions in d dimensions
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (p. 543-545) and index
Keyword(s)1. EBOOK 2. EBOOK - SPRINGER 3. QUANTUM THEORY
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