Franklin: Record - Advanced quantum mechanics : a practical guide / Yuli V. Nazarov, Delft University of Technology, Jeroen Danon, Free University of Berlin.

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Advanced quantum mechanics : a practical guide / Yuli V. Nazarov, Delft University of Technology, Jeroen Danon, Free University of Berlin.

Author/Creator:
Nazarov, Yuli V., author.
Publication:
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 354 pages : illustrations, 25 cm
Subjects:
Quantum theory -- Textbooks.
Summary:
"An accessible introduction to advanced quantum theory, this graduate-level textbook focuses on its practical applications rather than mathematical technicalities. It treats real-life examples, from topics ranging from quantum transport to nanotechnology, to equip students with a toolbox of theoretical techniques"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: Part I. Second Quantization: 1. Elementary quantum mechanics; 2. Identical particles; 3. Second quantization; Part II. Examples: 4. Magnetism; 5. Superconductivity; 6. Superfluidity; Part III. Fields and Radiation: 7. Classical fields; 8. Quantization of fields; 9. Radiation and matter; 10. Coherent states; Part IV. Dissipative Quantum Mechanics: 11. Dissipative quantum mechanics; 12. Transitions and dissipation; Part V. Relativistic Quantum Mechanics: 13. Relativistic quantum mechanics; Index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edith E. Clark Endowment Fund.
Contributor:
Danon, Jeroen, 1977- author.
Edith E. Clark Endowment Fund.
ISBN:
9780521761505 (hardback)
0521761506 (hardback)
Publisher no.:
99953316532
40022040757
Web link:
The Edith E. Clark Endowment Fund Home Page
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