2008

Advanced Quantum Mechanics

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ISBN: 978-3-540-85061-8 (Print) 978-3-540-85062-5 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVII

  2. Nonrelativistic Many-Particle Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-32

      Second Quantization

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 33-54

      Spin-1/2 Fermions

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 55-74

      Bosons

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 75-110

      Correlation Functions, Scattering, and Response

    6. Back Matter

      Pages 111-112

  3. Relativistic Wave Equations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 115-130

      Relativistic Wave Equations and their Derivation

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 131-154

      Lorentz Transformations and Covariance of the Dirac Equation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 155-159

      Orbital Angular Momentum and Spin

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 161-180

      The Coulomb Potential

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-194

      The Foldy–Wouthuysen Transformation and Relativistic Corrections

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 195-207

      Physical Interpretation of the Solutions to the Dirac Equation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 209-244

      Symmetries and Further Properties of the Dirac Equation

    9. Back Matter

      Pages 245-245

  4. Relativistic Fields

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 247-247

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 249-276

      Quantization of Relativistic Fields

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 277-306

      Free Fields

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 307-320

      Quantization of the Radiation Field

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 321-374

      Interacting Fields, Quantum Electrodynamics

    6. Back Matter

      Pages 375-376

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 377-405