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Unformatted text preview: properties of EM plane waves polarization energy densities, Poynting vector, intensity EM waves in dielectrics, index of refraction Interference & Diffraction two slit experiment Michelson interferometer multiple slits, gratings, resolving power finite slit width circular aperture, resolution thin films Quantum physics photoelectric effect, the photon Compton scattering connection between classical EM wave and photons de Broglie relation, interference & diffraction with electrons time-dependent Schrodinger eq. (aka "quantum wave equation") stationary states, time-independent Schrodinger eq. particle in a box probability density finite well H atom energy levels, line spectra uncertainty principle tunneling...
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2008 for the course ENGRG 100 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Spring '07