**Introduction to Quantum Mechanics II**

Physics 3373 Syllabus

Physics 3373 Syllabus

**Generalization to Three Dimensions**

Generalization of some one-dimensional results

Cartesian and spherical bases

Orbital angular momentum

Schrodinger equation for central forces

Complete sets for central forces

Angular momentum basis

Derivation and properties of spherical harmonics

**Three Dimensional Radial Equation**

Effective potential

The free particle

The infinite spherical well and nuclear physics

The “deuteron” (finite potential well)

The Coulomb problem and atomic physics

The “Confined Coulombic Model”

**Addition of Angular Momenta**

Spin 1/2 and angular momentum properties

Addition of two angular momenta

Addition of two spin 1/2 angular momenta

Addition of orbital and spin 1/2 angular momenta

Applications to the hydrogen atom

**Spin and Statistics**

Bosons and fermions

Particle occupation basis

Single particle properties and Feynman diagrams

Detailed balance and statistics

Application of Maxwell-Boltzmann statistics

Application of Bose-Einstein statistics

Application of Fermi-Dirac statistics

**Connecting to the Standard Model**

I. Discrete Symmetries Parity

Time Reversal

Charge Conjugation

II. Particle Zoo

III. Particle Interactions Quantum Electrodynamics (QED)

Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD)

Weak Interactions

Appendix A: Allowed Standard Model Interactions

Appendix B: Weak Flavor Mixing

Problems for Appendix B

Problems