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Homework #5 — PHYS 402 — Spring 2011 Deadline: Wednesday, March 9, 2011, in class Professor Victor Yakovenko Office: 2115 Physics Web page: http://www2.physics.umd.edu/ ~ yakovenk/teaching/ Textbook: David J. Griffiths, Introduction to Quantum Mechanics 2nd edition, Pearson Prentice Hall, 2005, ISBN 0-13-111892-7 Do not forget to write your name and the homework number! Be sure to answer all additional questions asked in this assignment! Total score is 48 points. Ch. 5 Identical Particles 1. Problem 5.9, 9 points. Ionization of a He atom. In Part (a), ignore the Coulomb interaction between the two electrons and use the energy levels of a hydrogen-like atom. Additional Part (c). Suppose you put one electron in the n = 2 state and another electron in the n = 3 state in a helium atom. What would the energy of the emitted electron be? 2. 15 points. Periodic Table. (a) What is the maximal number of electrons that can be placed into a d -orbital with l = 2? Now, consider the elements Scandium (Sc, # 21), Manganese (Mn, # 25), and Zinc
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