W hen is a wave not a wavewhen it is a particle 4 de

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Unformatted text preview: . W hen is a wave not a wave?(when it is a particle!) 4. de Broglie idea- wave-particle duality of electrons etc. W hen is a particle not a particle? (when it’s a wave). 5. Bohr model of the atom. Where it works. Why it is wrong. 6. Schrodinger Equation and quantum waves. What they are, how to use. Applications: 7. Atomic spectra- quantized energy of electrons in atoms. Today: Overview of things classical physics can’t explain – Quantized bits. – Periodic table. – Atomic spectra • Demonstration and experimental homework discussion. Matter is quantized bits Chemists and alchemists learned that matter was...
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This document was uploaded on 02/26/2014 for the course PHYSICS 2130 at Colorado.

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