PHYS 018. Quantum Mechanics
A half-semester introductory course in quantum mechanics. Topics include waves, photons, the Schrodinger equation, Dirac notation, one-dimensional potentials, quantized angular momentum, and central potentials. This course serves as a prerequisite for PHYS 113 .
Prerequisite: PHYS 005 , PHYS 017 , and MATH 027
Corequisite: Multivariable calculus (MATH 033 , MATH 034 , or MATH 035 ).
This class has a weekly laboratory requirement.
Spring 2018. Crouch.
Spring 2019. Staff.
Spring 2020. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Physics and Astronomy
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/physics-astronomy
Check the Spring 2018 Schedule of Courses