PHY256H1: Introduction to Quantum Physics

Hours: 
24L/12T

Failures of classical physics; the Quantum revolution; Stern-Gerlach effect; harmonic oscillator; uncertainty principle; interference packets; scattering and tunneling in one-dimension.

Corequisite: 

MAT235Y1/​MAT237Y1/​MAT257Y1, (MAT223H1/​MAT240H1 recommended)

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)