Notes on Quantum Mechanics
by K. Schulten
Publisher: University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign 2000
Number of pages: 397
These notes introduce Quantum Mechanics at an advanced level addressing students of Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and Electrical Engineering. The aim is to put mathematical concepts and techniques like the path integral, algebraic techniques, Lie algebras and representation theory at the readers disposal.
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