Phys 23 02 Foundations of Physics 11
Assignment # 9
From the text book, the 8th edition
1. Ch. 22, Problem 34: A gasoline engine has a compression ratio of 6.00. (a) What is
the efficiency of the engine if it operates in an idealized Otto cycle? Conside
Phys 2302- Foundations of Physics 11
Assignment # 10
Due: Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012
From the text book, the 8th edition
1. Ch. 22, Problem 61: A heat engine operates between two reservoirs at
T2=600K and T1=350K. It takes in l.00><103 J of energy from th
Phys 23 02- Foundations of Physics II
Assignment # 8
Due: Wednesday Nov. 14, 2012
From the text book, the 8th edition
1. Ch. 22, Problem 4: A gun is a heat engine. In particular, it is an internal combustion
piston engine that does not operate in a cyc
Phys 2302- Foundations of Physics 11
Assignment # 6
Due: Wednesday Oct. 31, 2012
From the text book, the 8th edition
1.Ch. 20, Problem 34: One mole of an ideal gas does 3000 J of work on its surroundings
as it expands isothermally to final pressure of 1
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1. Rotations parts of Griths 4.56
(a) Think back
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1. Pauli Spin Matrices Related to Griths 4.26
T
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1. Particle in a Box and Degeneracy Based on Grit
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1. Raising and Lowering
(a) More or less Griths
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In this entire assignment, the physical system s
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1. Gaussian Wavepacket Part II based on Griths 2
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1. Some Practice with Dirac Notation
Consider t
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1. Proofs About Stationary States
(a) Rephrasing
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1. Some Commutator Relations
For operators A, B
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1. Unitary Operators and Time Evolution
Since the
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1. Boundary Conditions and Operators
Consider a
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1. 4-Velocity Relations
(a) Consider an object mo
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1. Doppler Broadening based on Barton 13.4
The
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1. Doppler Broadening from a question by Reif
Consider a t
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1. Some Short Practice Calculations
Calculate th
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1. Photo-Production of Electrons and Positrons
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1. Electron Absorbing a Photon
Imagine that an e
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1. A Moving Object Barton 6.6 plus
A relativisti
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1. Rotations and Orthogonal Matrices
Two positi
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1. Boosts and Rotations
In matrix form, we can d