David J. Norris: Katalogdaten im Frühjahrssemester 2018

NameHerr Prof. Dr. David J. Norris
LehrgebietMaterial-Engineering
Adresse
Professur für Material-Engineering
ETH Zürich, LEE P 210
Leonhardstrasse 21
8092 Zürich
SWITZERLAND
Auszeichnung: Die Goldene Eule
Telefon+41 44 632 53 60
E-Maildnorris@ethz.ch
DepartementMaschinenbau und Verfahrenstechnik
BeziehungOrdentlicher Professor

NummerTitelECTSUmfangDozierende
151-0966-00LIntroduction to Quantum Mechanics for Engineers4 KP2V + 2UD. J. Norris
KurzbeschreibungThis course provides fundamental knowledge in the principles of quantum mechanics and connects it to applications in engineering.
LernzielTo work effectively in many areas of modern engineering, such as renewable energy and nanotechnology, students must possess a basic understanding of quantum mechanics. The aim of this course is to provide this knowledge while making connections to applications of relevancy to engineers. After completing this course, students will understand the basic postulates of quantum mechanics and be able to apply mathematical methods for solving various problems including atoms, molecules, and solids. Additional examples from engineering disciplines will also be integrated.
InhaltFundamentals of Quantum Mechanics
- Historical Perspective
- Schrödinger Equation
- Postulates of Quantum Mechanics
- Operators
- Harmonic Oscillator
- Hydrogen atom
- Multielectron Atoms
- Crystalline Systems
- Spectroscopy
- Approximation Methods
- Applications in Engineering
SkriptClass Notes and Handouts
LiteraturText: David J. Griffiths, Introduction to Quantum Mechanics, 2nd Edition, Pearson International Edition.
Voraussetzungen / BesonderesAnalysis III, Mechanics III, Physics I, Linear Algebra II