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Note: CHS 36-44 not Final; TOC Taken from PSE3 | |
Special Theory of Relativity | |
Galilean-Newtonian Relativity | |
The Michelson-Morley Experiment | |
Postulates of the Special Theory of Relativity | |
Simultaneity | |
Time Dilation and the Twin Paradox | |
Length Contraction | |
Four-Dimensional Space-Time | |
Galilean and Lorentz Transformations | |
Relativistic Momentum and Mass | |
The Ultimate Speed | |
Energy and Mass;E=mc 2 | |
Doppler Shift for Light | |
The Impact of Special Relativity | |
Summary | |
Questions | |
Problems | |
General Problems | |
Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom | |
Planckrsquo;s Quantum Hypothesis | |
Photon Theory of Light and the Photoelectric Effect | |
Photons and the Compton Effect | |
Photon Interactions; Pair Production | |
Wave-Particle Duality; the Principle of Complementarity | |
Wave Nature of Matter | |
Electron Microscopes | |
Early Models of the Atom | |
Atomic Spectra: Key to the Structure of the Atom | |
The Bohr Model | |
DeBrogliersquo;s Hypothesis Applied to Atoms | |
Summary | |
Questions | |
Problems | |
General Problems | |
Quantum Mechanics | |
Quantum Mechanics-A New Theory | |
The Wave Function and Its Interpretation; the Double-Slit Experiment | |
The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle | |
Philosophic Implications; Probability Versus Determinism | |
The Schrodinger Equation in One Dimension-Time-Independent Form | |
Time-Dependent Schrodinger Equation | |
Free Particles; Plane Waves and Wave Packets | |
Particle in an Infinitely Deep Square Well Potential (a Rigid Box) | |
Finite Potential Well | |
Tunneling through a Barrier | |
Summary | |
Questions | |
Problems | |
General Problems | |
Quantum Mechanics of Atoms | |
Quantum-Mechanical View of Atoms | |
Hydrogen Atom: Schrodinger Equation and Quantum Numbers | |
Hydrogen Atom Wave Functions | |
Complex Atoms; the Exclusion Principle | |
The Periodic Table of Elements | |
X-Ray Spectra and Atomic Number | |
Magnetic Dipole Moments; Total Angular Momentum | |
Fluorescence and Phosphorescence | |
Lasers | |
Holography | |
Summary | |
Questions | |
Problems | |
General Problem | |
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