Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Advanced Quantum Mechanics II FIZ 601 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. YUSUF ATALAY
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. YUSUF ATALAY,
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Selda Kabakçı

Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

To learn more about the applications of quantum mechanics to many particle systems

Course Content

One-electron atoms, Movement in coulomb field, Distribution functions and shapes, Angular momentum, Total Angular momentum, Perturbation Method, Variation method, Many electron atoms, Hartree-Fock model, Slater determinant, Identical Particles, Quantum distribution functions

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Models the one-electron atom and writes the quantum mechanical energy of the system Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Expresses the differences of the type of motions of particles moving under the influence of Coulomb field and other fields Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
3 Expresses the similar and dissimilar sides of distribution functions Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
4 Makes the applications of angular momentum in quantum mechanics Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
5 Determines the correlation of total angular momentum and energy Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
6 Applies the perturbation method to many particle system Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
7 Expresses the variation method Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
8 Models the many electron atoms in quantum mechanics Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
9 Reflects the perspectives of general quantum mechanics Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
10 Expresses the state of energy evaluation of Hartree Fock method Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 One-electron atoms [1] pp 1-34
2 Movement in coulomb field [1] pp 34-59
3 Distribution functions and shapes [1] pp 59-70
4 Angular momentum [1] pp 81-107
5 Total angular momentum [1] pp 109-120
6 Perturbation Method [1] pp 123-140
7 Variation method [1] pp 140-151
8 Many-electron atoms [1] pp 151-166
9 Midterm exam
10 Hartree-Fock model [1] pp 166-176
11 Slater determinant [1] pp 176-190
12 Identical Particles [1] pp 192-206
13 Quantum distribution functions [1] pp 206-212
14 Applications
Resources
Course Notes <p>[1] Prof. Dr. Abdulhalik Karabulut ve Prof. Dr. G&ouml;khan Budak, Kuantum Fiziği II, 2008</p>
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Using the knowledge of graduate and postgraduate education in postgraduate level. X
2 To be able to make literature search, presentation, experimental setup preparation, application and explication of results. X
3 To be able to join interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary team works. X
4 Sharing their concepts in seminar, symposium, conference etc. by using the skills of self-study.
5 To be able to prepare a scientific publication with the knowledges obtained from graduate and postgraduate studies.
6 Design and apply theoretical, experimental and model-based research; the ability to analyze and resolve complex problems that arise during this
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 100
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 146
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.84
dersAKTSKredisi 6