Quantum Mechanics Vol. 1 – Claude Cohen-Tannoudji – 1st Edition

This didactically unrivalled textbook and timeless reference by Nobel Prize Laureate Claude Cohen-Tannoudji separates essential underlying principles of from specific applications and practical examples and deals with each of them in a different section. Chapters emphasize principles; complementary sections supply applications.

The book provides a qualitative to quantum ideas; a systematic, complete and elaborate presentation of all the mathematical tools and postulates needed, including a discussion of their physical content and applications.

The book is recommended on a regular basis by lecturers of undergraduate courses.

  1. Waves and Particles.
  2. Introduction to the Fundamental Concepts of Quantum .
  3. The Mathematical Tools of Quantum Mechanics.
  4. The Postulates of Quantum Mechanics.
  5. Application of the Postulates to Simple Cases: Two Level and Spin 1/2 .
  6. The One Dimensional Harmonic Oscillator.
  7. Properties of Angular Momentum in Quantum Mechanics.
  8. Particles in a Central Potential.
  9. The Hydrogen Atom.
  10. An Elementary to the Quantum Theory of Scattering by a Potential Electron Spin.
  11. Addition of Angular Momenta.
  12. Stationary Perturbation Theory.
  13. An Application of Perturbation Theory.
  14. The Fine and Hyperfine of the Hydrogen Atom.
  15. Approximation Methods for Time-Dependent Problems.
  16. Systems of Identical Particles.


Fourier Series and the Fourier Transform.
The Dirac “Function.
The Lagrangian and Hamiltonian in Classical Mechanics.

Title: Quantum Mechanics
Author: Claude Cohen-Tannoudji / Bernard Diu/ Frank Laloe
Edition: 1st Edition
ISBN: 978-0-471-56952-7
Volumen: Volumen 1
Type: eBook
Language: English
Quantum Physics

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