University of Vermont

Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics

Physics 362
Physics 362: Quantum Mechanics II
General Information

Lecturer: Prof. Dennis Clougherty
Address: Cook Physical Science Building A516
Telephone: (802) 656-0063
Email: dennis.clougherty(at)
Office Hours W 1-3


Lecture TR10-11:15Cook 402

Course Prerequisite

Physics 273

Course Text

Modern Quantum Mechanics, J.J. Sakurai

This text is available for purchase at the UVM Bookstore.

Optional References

Quantum Mechanics, L.D. Landau and E.M. Lifshitz
Lectures on Quantum Mechanics, G. Baym
Group Theory and Quantum Mechanics, M. Tinkham
Path Integrals and Quantum Mechanics, R. Feynman and A. Hibbs
Principles of Quantum Mechanics, R. Shankar
Quantum Mechanics, K. Gottfried
Quantum Mechanics, A. Messiah


There will be approximately a problem set each week. Solutions will be distributed in class.


There will be a mid-term examination and a comprehensive final examination offered. The final grade will be based on the homework and the two exams.

Course Outline

A course outline is given here.

Last modified November 20 2010 10:12 AM

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