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136.019 Quantum Mechanics I
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2015W, VU, 5.0h, 10.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 5.0
  • Credits: 10.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

Quantum mechanical foundations for modern theories of physical phenomena.

Subject of course

Foundations of quantum mechanics: fundamental experiments, Schrödinger equation, wave mechanics, Dirac formalism, eigenvalue problems, scattering theory, angular momentum and spin, harmonic oscillator, measurement processes in quantum theory, hydrogen atom, perturbation theory.

Additional information

First lecture: Monday, Oct 5th 2015 at 09:15 in FH HS5 (lecture hall number 5 in the "Freihaus").

Schedule:

Plena: Mo (09.15-10.00), Mi (09.15-10.00), Do (10.00 - 11.15)
Tutorium: Fr (10.30 - 11.30)
Discussions with the tutors (optional): Do (11.15 - 12.00)

1. Test: 27.11.2015, 14.00 - 17.00
2. Test: 22.01.2016, 14.00 - 17.00

Re-take exam: 11.03.2016, 12.30 - 15.30

1st tutorial: Friday, Oct 16th 2015 at 10:30
Registration is compulsory (till October 12th 2015)

Further information can be found on the tuwel course.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu10:00 - 12:0001.10.2015 - 28.01.2016FH Hörsaal 5 KREUZER
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016EDV Praktikum Physik Quanum mechanics 1 VU
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 03 Tutorium VU Quantum theory I
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 09 Tutorium
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DC rot 07 (Tutorium)
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 05 B Tutorium
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016FH Hörsaal 4 Tutorium
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Tutorium
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A Tutorium
Fri10:30 - 11:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016FH Hörsaal 3 Tutorium
Fri11:30 - 12:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 09 QM I Übung
Mon09:00 - 10:0005.10.2015 - 25.01.2016FH Hörsaal 5 KREUZER
Mon09:00 - 10:0005.10.2015 - 25.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 03 VU Quantum theory I (live streaming)
Wed09:00 - 10:0007.10.2015 - 27.01.2016FH Hörsaal 5 KREUZER
Wed09:00 - 10:0007.10.2015 - 27.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 03 VU Quantum theory I (live streaming)
Wed16:00 - 17:3007.10.2015 - 27.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 03 Tutorium VU Quantum theory I
Thu10:00 - 11:0008.10.2015 - 28.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 03 VU Quantum theory I (live streaming)
Fri10:30 - 11:3009.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Tutorium
Fri10:30 - 11:3016.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DA grün 06A Tutorium VU Quantum theory I
Fri10:30 - 11:3016.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DA grün 03 B Tutorium VU Quantum theory I
Fri14:00 - 17:0027.11.2015FH 8 Nöbauer HS 1. Test Quantentheorie 1 VU
Fri14:00 - 17:0027.11.2015HS 8 Heinz Parkus Test QMI
Thu13:30 - 16:0017.12.2015Sem.R. DB gelb 03 Testeinsicht 1
Wed14:00 - 16:0013.01.2016FH Hörsaal 4 Testeinsicht Quantentheorie I VU
Fri14:00 - 17:0022.01.2016HS 13 Ernst Melan 2. Test Quantentheorie I
Fri14:00 - 17:0022.01.2016HS 18 Czuber 2nd exam quantum theory 1
Fri14:00 - 17:0022.01.2016FH 8 Nöbauer HS 2. Test Quantentheorie 1 VU
Wed09:00 - 10:0003.02.2016FH Hörsaal 5 Lecture
Mon13:30 - 16:0007.03.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 03 Testeinsicht 2. Test
Fri13:30 - 15:0018.03.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 03 Testeinsicht Nachtest
Quantum Mechanics I - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu01.10.201510:00 - 12:00FH Hörsaal 5 KREUZER
Fri02.10.201510:30 - 11:30FH Hörsaal 3 Tutorium
Fri02.10.201510:30 - 11:30Sem.R. DB gelb 03 Tutorium VU Quantum theory I
Fri02.10.201510:30 - 11:30Sem.R. DB gelb 09 Tutorium
Fri02.10.201510:30 - 11:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 (Tutorium)
Fri02.10.201510:30 - 11:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 B Tutorium
Fri02.10.201510:30 - 11:30FH Hörsaal 4 Tutorium
Fri02.10.201510:30 - 11:30Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Tutorium
Fri02.10.201510:30 - 11:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A Tutorium
Fri02.10.201511:30 - 12:30Sem.R. DB gelb 09 QM I Übung
Mon05.10.201509:00 - 10:00FH Hörsaal 5 KREUZER
Mon05.10.201509:00 - 10:00Sem.R. DB gelb 03 VU Quantum theory I (live streaming)
Wed07.10.201509:00 - 10:00FH Hörsaal 5 KREUZER
Wed07.10.201509:00 - 10:00Sem.R. DB gelb 03 VU Quantum theory I (live streaming)
Wed07.10.201516:00 - 17:30Sem.R. DB gelb 03 Tutorium VU Quantum theory I
Thu08.10.201510:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 03 VU Quantum theory I (live streaming)
Thu08.10.201510:00 - 12:00FH Hörsaal 5 KREUZER
Fri09.10.201510:30 - 11:30FH Hörsaal 3 Tutorium
Fri09.10.201510:30 - 11:30Sem.R. DB gelb 03 Tutorium VU Quantum theory I
Fri09.10.201510:30 - 11:30Sem.R. DB gelb 07 Tutorium

Examination modalities

Written and oral exams.

Two written exams (70%), unannounced short tests (10%), exercises (20%).
More detailed information is provided on the tuwel course (in German).

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
07.09.2015 00:00 12.10.2015 14:00 15.10.2015 14:00

Registration modalities:

Please register in TISS for the course as well as an exercise group until 12.10.2015! You cannot drop the course without getting a grade after you participate in one of the exercise classes.

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Berufstätige05.10.2015 09:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 107.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 207.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 307.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 407.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 507.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 607.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 707.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 807.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 907.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 1007.09.2015 00:0012.10.2015 14:00
Gruppe 1102.10.2015 18:0012.10.2015 14:00

Curricula

Literature

A "script" for the course is available (buying it cannot replace attendening the lectures though). Lecture notes and presentations (slides) will be made available after each lecture in tuwel.

Further reading:

1.) A. Messiah, Quantum Mechanics, 2 Vols (North Holland)
2.) C. Cohen Tannoudji et al., Quantum Mechanics, 2 Vols (McGraw-Hill)
3.) L. I. Schiff, Quantum Mechanics (McGraw-Hill)
4.) L.D. Landau u. E. M. Lifshitz, Quantenmechanik (Lehrbuch der Theoretischen Physik, Vol. III)
5.) F. Schwabl, Quantenmechanik (Springer)

Preceding courses

Continuative courses

Miscellaneous

Language

German