skip to content
Quantum Mechanics : Non-Relativistic Theory. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Quantum Mechanics : Non-Relativistic Theory.

Author: L D Landau; E M Lifshitz
Publisher: London : Elsevier Science, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Quantum Mechanics, Third Edition: Non-relativistic Theory is devoted to non-relativistic quantum mechanics. The theory of the addition of angular momenta, collision theory, and the theory of symmetry are examined, together with spin, nuclear structure, motion in a magnetic field, and diatomic and polyatomic molecules. This book is comprised of 18 chapters and begins with an introduction to the basic concepts of  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Landau, L D.
Quantum Mechanics : Non-Relativistic Theory.
London : Elsevier Science, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: L D Landau; E M Lifshitz
ISBN: 9781483149127 1483149129
OCLC Number: 1048397867
Notes: 61. The principle of indistinguishability of similar particles.
Description: 1 online resource (688 pages)
Contents: Front Cover; Quantum Mechanics: Non-Relativistic Theory; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; From the Preface to the first English edition; Preface to the second English edition; Preface to the third Russian edition; Notation; CHAPTER 1. THE BASIC CONCEPTS OF QUANTUM MECHANICS; 1. The uncertainty principle; 2. The principle of superposition; 3. Operators; 4. Addition and multiplication of operators; 5. The continuous spectrum; 6. The passage to the limiting case of classical mechanics; 7. The wave function and measurements; CHAPTER 2. ENERGY AND MOMENTUM; 8. The Hamiltonian operator. 9. The differentiation of operators with respect to time10. Stationary states; 11. Matrices; 12. Transformation of matrices; 13. The Heisenberg representation of operators; 14. The density matrix; 15. Momentum; 16. Uncertainty relations; CHAPTER 3. SCHRÖDINGER'S EQUATION; 17. Schrödinger's equation; 18. The fundamental properties of Schrödinger's equation; 19. The current density; 20. The variational principle; 21. General properties of motion in one dimension; 22. The potential well; 23. The linear oscillator; 24. Motion in a homogeneous field. 25. The transmission coefficientCHAPTER 4. ANGULAR MOMENTUM; 26. Angular momentum; 27. Eigenvalues of the angular momentum; 28. Eigenfunctions of the angular momentum; 29. Matrix elements of vectors; 30. Parity of a state; 31. Addition of angular momenta; CHAPTER 5. MOTION IN A CENTRALLY SYMMETRIC FIELD; 32. Motion in a centrally symmetric field; 33. Spherical waves; 34. Resolution of a plane wave; 35. Fall of a particle to the centre; 36. Motion in a Coulomb field (spherical polar coordinates); 37. Motion in a Coulomb field (parabolic coordinates); CHAPTER 6. PERTURBATION THEORY. 38. Perturbations independent of time39. The secular equation; 40. Perturbations depending on time; 41. Transitions under a perturbation acting for a finite time; 42. Transitions under the action of a periodic perturbation; 43. Transitions in the continuous spectrum; 44. The uncertainty relation for energy; 45. Potential energy as a perturbation; CHAPTER 7. THE QUASI-CLASSICAL CASE; 46. The wave function in the quasi-classical case; 47. Boundary conditions in the quasi-classical case; 48. Bohr and Sommerfeld's quantization rule. 49. Quasi-classical motion in a centrally symmetric field50. Penetration through a potential barrier; 51. Calculation of the quasi-classical matrix elements; 52. The transition probability in the quasi-classical case; 53. Transitions under the action of adiabatic perturbations; CHAPTER 8. SPIN; 54. Spin; 55. The spin operator; 56. Spinors; 57. The wave functions of particles with arbitrary spin; 58. The operator of finite rotations; 59. Partial polarization of particles; 60. Time reversal and Kramers' theorem; CHAPTER 9. IDENTITY OF PARTICLES.

Abstract:

Quantum Mechanics, Third Edition: Non-relativistic Theory is devoted to non-relativistic quantum mechanics. The theory of the addition of angular momenta, collision theory, and the theory of symmetry are examined, together with spin, nuclear structure, motion in a magnetic field, and diatomic and polyatomic molecules. This book is comprised of 18 chapters and begins with an introduction to the basic concepts of quantum mechanics, with emphasis on the uncertainty principle, the principle of superposition, and operators, as well as the continuous spectrum and the wave function. The following.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1048397867> # Quantum Mechanics : Non-Relativistic Theory.
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1048397867" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/530.12/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#Topic/nonrelativistic_quantum_mechanics> ; # Nonrelativistic quantum mechanics
    schema:bookEdition "3rd ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#Person/lifshitz_e_m> ; # E. M. Lifshitz
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#Person/landau_l_d> ; # L. D. Landau
    schema:datePublished "2014" ;
    schema:description "Front Cover; Quantum Mechanics: Non-Relativistic Theory; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; From the Preface to the first English edition; Preface to the second English edition; Preface to the third Russian edition; Notation; CHAPTER 1. THE BASIC CONCEPTS OF QUANTUM MECHANICS; 1. The uncertainty principle; 2. The principle of superposition; 3. Operators; 4. Addition and multiplication of operators; 5. The continuous spectrum; 6. The passage to the limiting case of classical mechanics; 7. The wave function and measurements; CHAPTER 2. ENERGY AND MOMENTUM; 8. The Hamiltonian operator."@en ;
    schema:description "Quantum Mechanics, Third Edition: Non-relativistic Theory is devoted to non-relativistic quantum mechanics. The theory of the addition of angular momenta, collision theory, and the theory of symmetry are examined, together with spin, nuclear structure, motion in a magnetic field, and diatomic and polyatomic molecules. This book is comprised of 18 chapters and begins with an introduction to the basic concepts of quantum mechanics, with emphasis on the uncertainty principle, the principle of superposition, and operators, as well as the continuous spectrum and the wave function. The following."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3918211184> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#CreativeWork/quantum_mechanics_non_relativistic_theory> ;
    schema:name "Quantum Mechanics : Non-Relativistic Theory."@en ;
    schema:productID "1048397867" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1048397867#PublicationEvent/london_elsevier_science_2014> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#Agent/elsevier_science> ; # Elsevier Science
    schema:url <http://qut.eblib.com.au/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1675152> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781483149127> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1048397867> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#Agent/elsevier_science> # Elsevier Science
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Elsevier Science" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#Person/landau_l_d> # L. D. Landau
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Landau" ;
    schema:givenName "L. D." ;
    schema:name "L. D. Landau" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#Person/lifshitz_e_m> # E. M. Lifshitz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lifshitz" ;
    schema:givenName "E. M." ;
    schema:name "E. M. Lifshitz" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#Topic/nonrelativistic_quantum_mechanics> # Nonrelativistic quantum mechanics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Nonrelativistic quantum mechanics"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3918211184#CreativeWork/quantum_mechanics_non_relativistic_theory>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Quantum Mechanics : Non-Relativistic Theory." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1048397867> ; # Quantum Mechanics : Non-Relativistic Theory.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781483149127>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1483149129" ;
    schema:isbn "9781483149127" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.