PHY502

Statistical Mechanics and Quantum Mechanics
Year / Semester: 
1st Year
Credits: 
4

BLOCK – I : INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICAL MECHANICS
Unit –1    :    Statistical Mechanics – Thermo dynamics                                            
Unit –2    :    Ensembles                                                                                             
Unit –3    :    Density Distribution – Liouville’s Theorem                                         
Unit –4    :    Postulates of classical Statistical Mechanics                                         
Unit –5    :    Micro canonical Ensemble                                                                    
Unit –6    :    Maxwell – Boltzmann Statistics                                                           
Unit –7    :    Canonical and grand canonical ensembles

BLOCK – II : QUANTUM STATISTICS
Unit –8    :    Postulates of Quantum Statistical Mechanics                                       
Unit –9    :    Quantum Statistics – Be and F-D Statistics

BLOCK – III  : PRINCIPLES OF QUANTUM MECHANICS                    
Unit –10  :    Birth of quantum mechanics                                                                 
Unit –11  :    Eigen values and eigen functions                                                         
Unit –12  :    Dirac’s bra and ket vectors                                                                   
Unit –13  :    Eigen functions and uncertainty principle

BLOCK – IV :  SCHRODINGER EQUATIONS AND ANGULAR MONENTUM THERORY      
Unit –14  :    Schrodinger wave equation                                                                  
Unit –15  :   Application of Schrodinger’s equation to one dimentional     Problem
Unit –16  :    Angular momentum                                                                                          
Unit –17  :   Application of schrodinger’s equation to three Dimentional problems          
Unit –18  : Hydrogen atom                                                                                     
Unit –19  :    Spin angular momentum                                                                       
Unit –20  :    Addition angular momenta

BLOCK – V :  APPROXIMATION METHODS
Unit –21  :    Time independent perturbation theory                                                 
Unit –22  :    Variation method                                                                                  
Unit –23  :    Time dependent perturbation theory

BLOCK – VI :  RELATIVISTIC QUANTUM MECHANICS
Unit –24  :    Klein Gordon relativistic equation and applications                             

Unit –25  :    Dirac’s relativistic equation and applications