The Resource Quantum mechanics and electrodynamics, Jaroslav Zamastil, Jakub Benda ; translated with the assistance of Tereza Uhlířová, (electronic book)
Quantum mechanics and electrodynamics, Jaroslav Zamastil, Jakub Benda ; translated with the assistance of Tereza Uhlířová, (electronic book)
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 This book highlights the power and elegance of algebraic methods of solving problems in quantum mechanics. It shows that symmetries not only provide elegant solutions to problems that can be solved exactly, but also substantially simplify problems that must be solved approximately. Furthermore, the book provides an elementary exposition of quantum electrodynamics and its application to lowenergy physics, along with a thorough analysis of the role of relativistic, magnetic, and quantum electrodynamic effects in atomic spectroscopy. Included are essential derivations made clear through detailed, transparent calculations. The book's commitment to deriving advanced results with elementary techniques, as well as its inclusion of exercises will enamor it to advanced undergraduate and graduate students
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 eng
 cze
 eng
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 1 online resource
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 Preface; A Few Words of Explanation; Prerequisites; Acknowledgments; Errors; Contents; List of Exercises; Notation, Convention, Units, and Experimental Data; Notation; The Summation Convention; The Component Formalism; Units; Fundamental Constants; Experimental Data; References; 1 Foundations of Quantum Mechanics; 1.1 Basic Principles; 1.2 Mathematical Scheme of the Quantum Theory; 1.2.1 SternGerlach Experiments; 1.2.2 Operators; 1.2.3 Time Evolution in Quantum Theory; 1.2.4 Stationary States
 1.2.5 Properties of Hermitian Operators1.2.6 Ambiguity in the Determination of States; 1.2.7 Rabi Method of Magnetic Moments; 1.3 Systems with More Degrees of Freedom; 1.3.1 Expected Values of Operators and Their Time Evolution; 1.3.2 Canonical Quantization; 1.3.3 Harmonic Oscillator; 1.3.4 Abstract Solution; 1.3.5 Matrix Representation; 1.3.6 Dirac Î́Function; 1.3.7 Coordinate Representation; 1.3.8 Momentum Representation; 1.3.9 Gaussian Packet and the Uncertainty Principle; 1.4 Final Notes; References
 2 Approximate Methods in Quantum Mechanics2.1 Variational Method; 2.1.1 The Ritz Variational Principle; 2.1.2 Optimization of Nonlinear Parameters; 2.1.3 Optimization of Linear Parameters; 2.2 Perturbation Method; 2.2.1 Isolated Levels; 2.2.2 Degenerate Levels; 2.2.3 Note on the Error of the Perturbation Method; References; 3 The Hydrogen Atom and Structure of Its Spectral Lines; 3.1 A Particle in an Electromagnetic Field; 3.2 The Gross Structure; 3.2.1 The Problem of Two Particles; 3.2.2 Electrostatic Potential; 3.2.3 Units
 3.2.4 Spherical Coordinates3.2.5 Solution for sStates; 3.2.6 Comparison with Experiment; 3.3 The Hyperfine Structure; 3.3.1 Magnetic Field of a Dipole; 3.3.2 Hamiltonian of a Particle with Spin in an External Electromagnetic Field; 3.3.3 Hyperfine Splitting of the Hydrogen Ground State; 3.3.4 Classification of States Using the Integrals of Motion; 3.4 Orbital Angular Momentum; 3.4.1 Significance of Angular Momentum; 3.4.2 Angular Dependence of pStates; 3.4.3 Accidental Degeneracy; 3.5 Fine Structure; 3.5.1 Relativistic Corrections
 3.5.2 Fine Splitting of the Energy Level n = 23.5.3 Classification of States Using the Integrals of Motion; 3.6 Hamiltonian of Two Particles with Precision to Î±4; 3.6.1 Magnetic Field of a Moving Charge; 3.6.2 Hamiltonian of Two Particles in an External Electromagnetic Field; 3.6.3 HeliumLike Atoms; 3.6.4 HydrogenLike Atoms; 3.6.5 Final Notes; References; 4 Treasures Hidden in Commutators; 4.1 A General Solution To Angular Momentum; 4.2 Addition of Angular Momenta; 4.3 The RungeLenz Vector
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 9783319657806
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 Quantum mechanics and electrodynamics
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 Quantum mechanics and electrodynamics
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 Jaroslav Zamastil, Jakub Benda ; translated with the assistance of Tereza Uhlířová
 Language

 eng
 cze
 eng
 Summary
 This book highlights the power and elegance of algebraic methods of solving problems in quantum mechanics. It shows that symmetries not only provide elegant solutions to problems that can be solved exactly, but also substantially simplify problems that must be solved approximately. Furthermore, the book provides an elementary exposition of quantum electrodynamics and its application to lowenergy physics, along with a thorough analysis of the role of relativistic, magnetic, and quantum electrodynamic effects in atomic spectroscopy. Included are essential derivations made clear through detailed, transparent calculations. The book's commitment to deriving advanced results with elementary techniques, as well as its inclusion of exercises will enamor it to advanced undergraduate and graduate students
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 Benda, Jakub
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 Quantum theory
 Quantum electrodynamics
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 Quantum mechanics and electrodynamics, Jaroslav Zamastil, Jakub Benda ; translated with the assistance of Tereza Uhlířová, (electronic book)
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 Preface; A Few Words of Explanation; Prerequisites; Acknowledgments; Errors; Contents; List of Exercises; Notation, Convention, Units, and Experimental Data; Notation; The Summation Convention; The Component Formalism; Units; Fundamental Constants; Experimental Data; References; 1 Foundations of Quantum Mechanics; 1.1 Basic Principles; 1.2 Mathematical Scheme of the Quantum Theory; 1.2.1 SternGerlach Experiments; 1.2.2 Operators; 1.2.3 Time Evolution in Quantum Theory; 1.2.4 Stationary States
 1.2.5 Properties of Hermitian Operators1.2.6 Ambiguity in the Determination of States; 1.2.7 Rabi Method of Magnetic Moments; 1.3 Systems with More Degrees of Freedom; 1.3.1 Expected Values of Operators and Their Time Evolution; 1.3.2 Canonical Quantization; 1.3.3 Harmonic Oscillator; 1.3.4 Abstract Solution; 1.3.5 Matrix Representation; 1.3.6 Dirac Î́Function; 1.3.7 Coordinate Representation; 1.3.8 Momentum Representation; 1.3.9 Gaussian Packet and the Uncertainty Principle; 1.4 Final Notes; References
 2 Approximate Methods in Quantum Mechanics2.1 Variational Method; 2.1.1 The Ritz Variational Principle; 2.1.2 Optimization of Nonlinear Parameters; 2.1.3 Optimization of Linear Parameters; 2.2 Perturbation Method; 2.2.1 Isolated Levels; 2.2.2 Degenerate Levels; 2.2.3 Note on the Error of the Perturbation Method; References; 3 The Hydrogen Atom and Structure of Its Spectral Lines; 3.1 A Particle in an Electromagnetic Field; 3.2 The Gross Structure; 3.2.1 The Problem of Two Particles; 3.2.2 Electrostatic Potential; 3.2.3 Units
 3.2.4 Spherical Coordinates3.2.5 Solution for sStates; 3.2.6 Comparison with Experiment; 3.3 The Hyperfine Structure; 3.3.1 Magnetic Field of a Dipole; 3.3.2 Hamiltonian of a Particle with Spin in an External Electromagnetic Field; 3.3.3 Hyperfine Splitting of the Hydrogen Ground State; 3.3.4 Classification of States Using the Integrals of Motion; 3.4 Orbital Angular Momentum; 3.4.1 Significance of Angular Momentum; 3.4.2 Angular Dependence of pStates; 3.4.3 Accidental Degeneracy; 3.5 Fine Structure; 3.5.1 Relativistic Corrections
 3.5.2 Fine Splitting of the Energy Level n = 23.5.3 Classification of States Using the Integrals of Motion; 3.6 Hamiltonian of Two Particles with Precision to Î±4; 3.6.1 Magnetic Field of a Moving Charge; 3.6.2 Hamiltonian of Two Particles in an External Electromagnetic Field; 3.6.3 HeliumLike Atoms; 3.6.4 HydrogenLike Atoms; 3.6.5 Final Notes; References; 4 Treasures Hidden in Commutators; 4.1 A General Solution To Angular Momentum; 4.2 Addition of Angular Momenta; 4.3 The RungeLenz Vector
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 Quantum mechanics and electrodynamics, Jaroslav Zamastil, Jakub Benda ; translated with the assistance of Tereza Uhlířová, (electronic book)
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 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references and index
 Carrier category
 online resource
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 cr
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 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
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 rdacontent
 Contents

 Preface; A Few Words of Explanation; Prerequisites; Acknowledgments; Errors; Contents; List of Exercises; Notation, Convention, Units, and Experimental Data; Notation; The Summation Convention; The Component Formalism; Units; Fundamental Constants; Experimental Data; References; 1 Foundations of Quantum Mechanics; 1.1 Basic Principles; 1.2 Mathematical Scheme of the Quantum Theory; 1.2.1 SternGerlach Experiments; 1.2.2 Operators; 1.2.3 Time Evolution in Quantum Theory; 1.2.4 Stationary States
 1.2.5 Properties of Hermitian Operators1.2.6 Ambiguity in the Determination of States; 1.2.7 Rabi Method of Magnetic Moments; 1.3 Systems with More Degrees of Freedom; 1.3.1 Expected Values of Operators and Their Time Evolution; 1.3.2 Canonical Quantization; 1.3.3 Harmonic Oscillator; 1.3.4 Abstract Solution; 1.3.5 Matrix Representation; 1.3.6 Dirac Î́Function; 1.3.7 Coordinate Representation; 1.3.8 Momentum Representation; 1.3.9 Gaussian Packet and the Uncertainty Principle; 1.4 Final Notes; References
 2 Approximate Methods in Quantum Mechanics2.1 Variational Method; 2.1.1 The Ritz Variational Principle; 2.1.2 Optimization of Nonlinear Parameters; 2.1.3 Optimization of Linear Parameters; 2.2 Perturbation Method; 2.2.1 Isolated Levels; 2.2.2 Degenerate Levels; 2.2.3 Note on the Error of the Perturbation Method; References; 3 The Hydrogen Atom and Structure of Its Spectral Lines; 3.1 A Particle in an Electromagnetic Field; 3.2 The Gross Structure; 3.2.1 The Problem of Two Particles; 3.2.2 Electrostatic Potential; 3.2.3 Units
 3.2.4 Spherical Coordinates3.2.5 Solution for sStates; 3.2.6 Comparison with Experiment; 3.3 The Hyperfine Structure; 3.3.1 Magnetic Field of a Dipole; 3.3.2 Hamiltonian of a Particle with Spin in an External Electromagnetic Field; 3.3.3 Hyperfine Splitting of the Hydrogen Ground State; 3.3.4 Classification of States Using the Integrals of Motion; 3.4 Orbital Angular Momentum; 3.4.1 Significance of Angular Momentum; 3.4.2 Angular Dependence of pStates; 3.4.3 Accidental Degeneracy; 3.5 Fine Structure; 3.5.1 Relativistic Corrections
 3.5.2 Fine Splitting of the Energy Level n = 23.5.3 Classification of States Using the Integrals of Motion; 3.6 Hamiltonian of Two Particles with Precision to Î±4; 3.6.1 Magnetic Field of a Moving Charge; 3.6.2 Hamiltonian of Two Particles in an External Electromagnetic Field; 3.6.3 HeliumLike Atoms; 3.6.4 HydrogenLike Atoms; 3.6.5 Final Notes; References; 4 Treasures Hidden in Commutators; 4.1 A General Solution To Angular Momentum; 4.2 Addition of Angular Momenta; 4.3 The RungeLenz Vector
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