Advanced Quantum Theory Amath 473, 673 / Phys 454 Problem Set 2
This assignment is due at the beginning of class on Wednesday, Oct 20, 2010. 1. Linear Algebra. a) Look up and write down the commutation relations for the three Pauli operators (x , y , z ).
Advanced Quantum Theory Amath 473, 673 / Phys 454 Problem Set 1
This assignment is due at the beginning of class on Friday, Oct 1, 2010. 1. Consider a Hamiltonian describing two coupled oscillators: H= p2 p2 2 4 A + k1 qA + c qA qB + B + k2 qB 2mA 2mB
whe
Advanced Quantum Theory Amath 473, 673 / Phys 454 Problem Set 5
This assignment is due at the beginning of class on Monday Dec 6th, 2010. 1. Unitary Evolution vs Collapse Process. In this problem you will prove that the collapse postulate can not be deriv
Advanced Quantum Theory Amath 473, 673 / Phys 454 Problem Set 4
This assignment is due at the beginning of class on Monday, Nov. 29th, 2010. 1. Robertson Inequality aka Uncertainty Principle Dene (A)2 = A2 A 2 and (B )2 = B 2 B 2 , where the terms in the
Advanced Quantum Theory Amath 473, 673 / Phys 454 Problem Set 3
This assignment is due at the beginning of class on Friday, Oct. 29, 2010. PLEASE NOTE: Late assignments will not be accepted due to the fact that the solutions to this assignment will (hopef