PHYS 271 Introduction to Quantum Physics (3 credits)

Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Engineering)


Physics : The observed properties of atoms and radiation from atoms. Electron waves. The Schroedinger Equation in one dimension. Quantum mechanics of the hydrogen atom. Angular momentum and spin. Quantum mechanics of many electron systems. Basic ideas of electrons in solids and solid state physics.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2019-2020 academic year.

  • Winter

  • (3-0-6)

  • Prerequisite: PHYS 251 or CIVE 281

  • Restriction: This course is not available to any student enrolled in any Majors or Honours program involving Physics.