Linear Operators for Quantum Mechanics (Dover Books on by Thomas F. Jordan

By Thomas F. Jordan

This compact remedy highlights the common sense and ease of the mathematical constitution of quantum mechanics. compatible for complicated undergraduates and graduate scholars, it treats the language of quantum mechanics as expressed within the arithmetic of linear operators.
Originally orientated towards atomic physics, quantum mechanics turned a uncomplicated language for solid-state, nuclear, and particle physics. Its grammar contains the math of linear operators, and with this article, scholars will locate it more uncomplicated to appreciate and use the language of physics. subject matters contain linear areas and linear functionals; linear operators; diagonalizing operators; operator algebras; states; equations of movement; and illustration of space-time ameliorations. The textual content concludes with workouts and applications.

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