Phys 521
Quantum Mechanics I
Exam #3
(16% of course grade)
Fall 2011
Due Monday, November 21
(at noon in TAs mailbox)
This is an examination for Phys 521. Your score will determine 16% of your grade for
the course.
This is a take-home, open-book exam. You
Phys 521
Quantum Mechanics I
Exam #2
(16% of course grade)
Fall 2011
Due Thursday, October 20
(at lecture)
This is an examination for Phys 521. Your score will determine 16% of your grade for
the course.
This is a take-home, open-book exam. You may use th
3.6. The mixed matrix elements x|O|p O(x, p) determine the operator O through the
expansion
= dx dp |xO(x, p)p| .
O
The mixed matrix elements O(x, p) can be regarded as a function of the c-numbers x and p.
The outer-product operator |xp| is actually a p