Quantum Mechanics for Pedestrians 1: Fundamentals

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ISBN: 978-3-319-00797-7 (Print) 978-3-319-00798-4 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiii

  2. Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-13

      Towards the Schrödinger Equation

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      Chapter

      Pages 15-28

      Polarization

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      Chapter

      Pages 29-40

      More on the Schrödinger Equation

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      Chapter

      Pages 41-54

      Complex Vector Spaces and Quantum Mechanics

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      Chapter

      Pages 55-71

      Two Simple Solutions of the Schrödinger Equation

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      Chapter

      Pages 73-86

      Interaction-Free Measurement

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      Chapter

      Pages 87-99

      Position Probability

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      Chapter

      Pages 101-110

      Neutrino Oscillations

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      Chapter

      Pages 111-125

      Expectation Values, Mean Values, and Measured Values

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      Chapter

      Pages 127-140

      Stopover; then on to Quantum Cryptography

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      Chapter

      Pages 141-152

      Abstract Notation

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      Chapter

      Pages 153-165

      Continuous Spectra

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      Chapter

      Pages 167-188

      Operators

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      Chapter

      Pages 189-203

      Postulates of Quantum Mechanics

  3. Back Matter

    Pages 205-452