8.322 | Spring 2003 | Graduate
Quantum Theory II
Course Description
8.322 is the second semester of a two-semester subject on quantum theory, stressing principles. Topics covered include: time-dependent perturbation theory and applications to radiation, quantization of EM radiation field, adiabatic theorem and Berry's phase, symmetries in QM, many-particle systems, scattering theory, …
8.322 is the second semester of a two-semester subject on quantum theory, stressing principles. Topics covered include: time-dependent perturbation theory and applications to radiation, quantization of EM radiation field, adiabatic theorem and Berry’s phase, symmetries in QM, many-particle systems, scattering theory, relativistic quantum mechanics, and Dirac equation.
Learning Resource Types
notes Lecture Notes
assignment Problem Sets
Ground state of a 2D quantum system with two classical minima.
Ground state of a 2D quantum system with two classical minima. (Image adapted from course content.)