# MIT 8.04 Quantum Physics I, Spring 2013 (2013)

#### This course covers the experimental basis of quantum physics. It introduces wave mechanics, SchrÃ¶dinger's equation in a single dimension, and SchrÃ¶dinger's equation in three dimensions. Created by MIT OpenCourseWare .

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1: Introduction to Superposition

2: Experimental Facts of Life

3: The Wave Function

4: Expectations, Momentum, and Uncertainty

5: Operators and the SchrÃÂ¾ÃŒË†dinger Equation

6: Time Evolution and the SchroÃŒË†dinger Equation

7: More on Energy Eigenstates

8: Quantum Harmonic Oscillator Part I

9: Operator Methods for the Harmonic Oscillator

10: Clicker Bonanza and Dirac Notation

11: Dispersion of the Gaussian and the Finite Well

12: The Dirac Well and Scattering off the Finite Step

13: Scattering Take 2

14: Resonance and the S-Matrix

15: Eigenstates of the Angular Momentum

16: Eigenstates of the Angular Momentum II

17: Central Potentials Take 2

18: "Hydrogen" and its Discontents

19: Identical Particles

20: Periodic Lattices Part 1

21: Periodic Lattices Part 2

22: Metals, Insulators, and Semiconductors

23: More on Spin

24: Entanglement Ã¢â‚¬â€ QComputing, EPR, and Bell

25: Experiment 2: Effective Mass