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PHYSICS 234. Advanced Topics in Quantum Mechanics. 3-4 Units.

Scattering theory, partial wave expansion, Born approximation. Additional topics may include nature of quantum measurement, EPR paradox, Bell's inequality, and topics in quantum information science; path integrals and applications; Berry's phase; structure of multi-electron atoms (Hartree-Fock); relativistic quantum mechanics (Dirac equation). Undergraduates register for PHYSICS 134 (4 units). Graduate students register for PHYSICS 234 (3 units). Prerequisite: PHYSICS 131.
Same as: PHYSICS 134

School of Engineering

...based Physics ( PHYSICS 41 Mechanics and PHYSICS 43...232 , CS 233, CS 234 , CS 238, CS...

Computer Science

...Credit. Either of the PHYSICS sequences 61/63...232 , CS 233, CS 234 , CS 238, CS...


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Community Health & Prevention Research

...e.g., poor diet, physical inactivity, tobacco use...Research Methods course: HRP 234 Engineering Better Health...