PHYS 339  Advanced Quantum Mechanics and Particle Physics
Instructor: Ben VollmayrLee, Olin 253, x73106, ben.vollmayrlee@bucknell.eduOffice Hours: Mon 34, Tue 45, Thu 910
Text: David McIntyre, Quantum Mechanics (QM)
David Griffiths, Introduction to Elementary Particles, 2nd Ed. (EP)
Course Materials: Syllabus  PHYS 212 Entanglement Chapter  Griffiths Quantum Mechanics Ch 11
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Exam Solutions

Exam 1
 Exam 2
 Exam 3
 Final Exam
Homework & Reading
Schedule
Dates  Topics  Reading 
Jan 14  16  Review Hydrogen Atom  QM Chs 7 & 8 
Jan 19  23  TimeIndependent Perturbation Theory  QM Ch 10 
Jan 26  28  Hyperfine Structure of Hydrogen  QM Ch 11 
Jan 30  Feb 4  Perturbation Theory of Hydrogen  QM Ch 12 
Feb 6  Catchup and Review  
Mon, Feb 9  Exam I  
Feb 11  16  TimeDependent Perturbation Theory  QM Ch 14 
Feb 20  23  Quantum Entanglement, EPR Paradox, & Bell's Thm.  QM 4.1 & 212 Ch 8 
Feb 25  Mar 2  Scattering  Griffiths QM Ch 1 
Mar 4  Catchup and Review  
Fri, March 6  Takehome Exam II due  
Mar 16  23  4vectors, Energy, Momentum, and Collisions  EP Ch 3 
Mar 25  Apr 1  Feynman Rules for ABC Theory  EP Ch 6 
Apr 3  8  Dirac Equation  EP 7.1  7.2 
Apr 10  Catchup and Review  
Mon, Apr 13  Exam III  
Apr 15  20  Parity, Bilinear Covariants, and the Photon  EP 4.6 & 7.3  7.4 
Apr 22  27  Feynman Rules for QED  EP 7.5  7.6 
Tue, May 5  Final Exam 