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1.1 Lagrangian Mechanics
1.1.1 Exercise 1
1.1.2 Solution 1
1.1.3 The Principle of Least Action
1.1.4 The Euler-Lagrange Equations
1.1.5 Generalized Momentum
1.1.6 Exercise 2
1.1.7 Solution 2
1.2 Hamiltonian Mechanics
1.2.1 The Hamilton Equations of Motion
1.2.2 Exercise 3
1.2.3 Solution 3
1.2.4 Time Evolution of a Physical Quantity
1.2.5 Poisson Brackets
1.3 A Charged Particle in an Electromagnetic Field
1.3.1 The Electromagnetic Field
1.3.2 The Lagrangian for a Classical Charged Particle
1.3.3 Exercise 4
1.3.4 Solution 4
1.3.5 The Hamiltonian of a Classical Charged Particle
1.3.6 Exercise 5
1.3.7 Solution 5
2 Failure of Classical Mechanics
2.1 Semi-Classical Quantization
2.1.1 Exercise 6
2.1.2 Solution 6
2.1.3 Exercise 7
2.1.4 Solution 7
3 Principles of Quantum Mechanics
3.1 The Principle of Linear Superposition
3.2 Wave Packets
3.2.1 Exercise 8
3.2.2 Solution 8
3.2.3 Exercise 9
3.2.4 Solution 9
3.3 Probability, Mean and Deviations
3.3.1 Exercise 10
3.3.2 Solution 10
3.3.3 Exercise 11
3.3.4 Solution 11
3.3.5 Exercise 12
3.3.6 Solution 12
3.4 Operators and Measurements
3.4.1 Operator Equations
3.4.2 Operator Addition
3.4.3 Operator Multiplication
3.4.4 Commutators
3.4.5 Exercise 13
3.4.6 Solution 13
3.4.7 Exercise 14
3.4.8 Solution 14
3.4.9 Exercise 15
3.4.10 Solution 15
3.4.11 Exercise 16
3.4.12 Solution 16
3.4.13 Exercise 17
3.4.14 Solution 17
3.4.15 Exercise 18
3.4.16 Solution 18
3.4.17 Eigenvalue Equations
3.4.18 Exercise 19
3.4.19 Exercise 20
3.4.20 Solution 20
3.4.21 Exercise 21
3.4.22 Solution 21
3.4.23 Exercise 22
3.4.24 Solution 22
3.4.25 Adjoint or Hermitean Conjugate Operators
3.4.26 Hermitean Operators
3.4.27 Exercise 23
3.4.28 Exercise 24
3.4.29 Solution 24
3.4.30 Exercise 25
3.4.31 Solution 25
3.4.32 Exercise 26
3.4.33 Solution 26
3.4.34 Eigenvalues and Eigenfunctions of Hermitean Operators
3.4.35 Exercise 27
3.4.36 Solution 27
3.4.37 Exercise 28
3.4.38 Solution 28
3.4.39 Exercise 29
3.4.40 Solution 29
3.4.41 Exercise 30
3.4.42 Solution 30
3.4.43 Exercise 31
3.4.44 Exercise 32
3.4.45 Solution 32
3.4.46 Hermitean Operators and Physical Measurements
3.4.47 Exercise 33
3.4.48 Solution 33
3.4.49 Exercise 34
3.4.50 Solution 34
3.4.51 Exercise 35
3.4.52 Solution 35
3.5 Quantization
3.5.1 Relations between Physical Operators
3.5.2 The Correspondence Principle
3.5.3 The Complementarity Principle
3.5.4 Coordinate Representation
3.5.5 Momentum Representation
3.5.6 Exercise 36
3.5.7 Exercise 37
3.5.8 Exercise 38
3.5.9 Solution 38
3.5.10 Exercise 39
3.5.11 Solution 39
3.5.12 Exercise 40
3.5.13 Solution 40
3.5.14 Exercise 41
3.5.15 Solution 41
3.5.16 Commuting Operators and Compatibility
3.5.17 Non-Commuting Operators
3.5.18 Exercise 42
3.5.19 Solution 42
3.5.20 The Uncertainty Principle
3.5.21 Exercise 43
3.5.22 Solution 43
3.5.23 Exercise 44
3.5.24 Solution 44
3.5.25 Exercise 45
3.5.26 Solution 45
3.5.27 Exercise 46
3.5.28 Solution 46
3.6 The Philosophy of Measurement
3.6.1 Exercise 47
3.6.2 Solution 47
3.6.3 Exercise 48
3.6.4 Solution 48
3.6.5 Exercise 49
3.6.6 Solution 49
3.7 Time Evolution
(i) The Schr¨odinger picture
3.7.1 The Schr¨odinger Picture
3.7.2 Exercise 50
3.7.3 Solution 50
3.7.4 The Heisenberg Picture
3.7.5 Exercise 51
3.7.6 Solution 51
3.7.7 Exercise 52
3.7.8 Solution 52
3.7.9 Exercise 53
3.7.10 Exercise 54
3.7.11 Solution 54
3.7.12 Exercise 55
3.7.13 Exercise 56
3.7.14 The Schr¨odinger Equation
3.7.15 Exercise 57
3.7.16 Solution 57
3.7.17 Time Development of a Wave Packet
3.7.24 The Continuity Equation and Particle Conservation
4 Applications of Quantum Mechanics
4.1 Exact Solutions in One Dimension
4.1.1 Particle Confined in a Deep Potential Well
4.1.2 Time Dependence of a Particle in a Deep Potential Well
4.1.3 Exercise 60
4.1.4 Particle Bound in a Shallow Potential Well
4.1.5 Exercise 61
4.1.6 Solution 61
4.1.11 Solution 63
4.1.12 The Threshold Energy for a Bound State
4.1.13 Transmission through a Potential Barrier
4.1.14 Exercise 64
4.1.15 Solution 64
4.1.16 The Double Well Potential
4.1.17 The delta function Potential
4.1.18 Bound States of a delta function Potential
4.1.19 Exercise 65
4.1.20 Solution 65
4.1.21 Exercise 66
4.1.22 Solution 66
4.1.23 Exercise 67
4.1.24 Solution 67
4.2.6 The Excited States
4.2.7 Exercise 69
4.2.8 Solution 69
4.2.9 Exercise 70
4.2.10 Solution 70
4.2.11 Exercise 71
4.2.12 Time Development of the Harmonic Oscillator
4.2.13 Exercise 72
4.2.14 Solution 72
4.2.15 Hermite Polynomials
4.2.16 Exercise 73
4.2.17 Solution 73
4.2.18 Exercise 74
4.2.19 Solution 74
4.2.20 The Completeness Condition
4.3 Dual-symmetry
4.4 Bargmann Potentials
4.4.1 Exercise 75
4.4.2 Solution 75
4.4.3 Exercise 76
4.4.4 Solution 76
4.4.5 Exercise 77
4.4.6 Solution 77
4.5 Orbital Angular Momentum
4.5.1 Exercise 78
4.5.2 Solution 78
4.5.3 Exercise 79
4.5.4 Simultaneous Eigenfunctions
4.5.5 The Raising and Lowering Operators
4.5.6 The Eigenvalues and Degeneracy
4.5.7 The Effect of the Raising Operators
4.5.8 Explicit Expressions for the Eigenfunctions
4.5.9 Legendre Polynomials
4.5.10 Associated Legendre Functions
4.5.11 Spherical Harmonics
4.5.12 Exercise 80
4.5.13 Solution 80
4.5.14 Exercise 81
4.5.15 Solution 81
4.5.16 Exercise 82
4.5.17 Solution 82
4.5.18 The Addition Theorem
4.5.19 Finite-Dimensional Representations
4.5.20 Exercise 83
4.5.21 Exercise 84
4.5.22 Solution 84
4.5.23 The Laplacian Operator
4.5.24 An Excursion into d-Dimensional Space
4.5.25 Exercise 85
4.5.26 Solution 85
4.6 Spherically Symmetric Potentials
4.6.1 Exercise 86
4.6.2 Solution 86
4.6.3 The Free Particle
4.6.4 The Spherical Square Well
4.6.5 Exercise 87
4.6.6 Solution 87
4.6.7 Exercise 88
4.6.8 Exercise 89
4.6.9 Solution 89
4.6.10 Exercise 90
4.6.11 Solution 90
4.6.12 Exercise 91
4.6.13 Solution 91
4.6.14 Exercise 92
4.6.15 Solution 92
4.6.16 Ladder operators for a free particle
4.6.17 The Rayleigh Equation
4.6.18 The Isotropic Planar Harmonic Oscillator
4.6.19 The Spherical Harmonic Oscillator
4.6.20 Exercise 93
4.6.21 Solution 93
4.6.23 The Bound States of the Coulomb Potential
4.6.24 Exercise 95
4.6.25 Exercise 96
4.6.26 Solution 96
4.6.27 Exercise 97
4.6.28 Ladder Operators for the Hydrogen Atom
4.6.29 Rydberg Wave Packets
4.6.30 Laguerre Polynomials
4.6.31 Exercise 98
4.6.32 Solution 98
4.6.33 Exercise 99
4.6.34 Solution 99
4.6.35 Exercise 100
4.6.36 Solution 100
4.7 A Charged Particle in a Magnetic Field
4.7.1 Exercise 101
4.7.2 Exercise 102
4.7.3 Solution 102
4.7.4 The Degeneracy of the Landau Levels
4.7.5 Exercise 103
4.7.6 Solution 103
4.7.7 The Aharonov-Bohm Effect
4.8 The Pauli Spin Matrices
4.8.1 Exercise 104
4.8.2 Solution 104
4.8.3 Exercise 105
4.8.4 Solution 105
4.8.5 Exercise 106
4.8.6 Solution 106
4.8.7 Exercise 107
4.8.8 Solution 107
4.8.9 Exercise 108
4.8.10 Solution 108
4.8.11 The Pauli Equation
4.8.12 Spin Dynamics
4.8.13 Exercise 109
4.8.14 Solution 109
4.8.15 Exercise 110
4.8.16 Solution 110
4.8.17 The Berry Phase
4.9 Transformations and Invariance
4.9.1 Time Translational Invariance
4.9.2 Translational Invariance
4.9.3 Periodic Translational Invariance
4.9.4 Exercise 111
4.9.5 Solution 111
4.9.6 Rotational Invariance
4.9.7 Exercise 112
4.9.8 Solution 112
4.9.9 Exercise 113
4.9.10 Solution 113
4.9.11 Exercise 114
4.9.12 Solution 114
4.9.13 Gauge Invariance
4.9.14 Exercise 116
4.9.15 Solution 116
4.9.16 Galilean Boosts
5 The Rotating Planar Oscillator
6 Dirac Formulation
6.1 Dirac Notation
6.1.1 Bracket Notation
6.1.2 Operators
6.1.3 Adjoints and Hermitean Operators
6.1.4 Representation of Operators
6.2 Representations
6.3 Gram-Schmidt Orthogonalization
7 Appendices
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