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FYS2000 Quantum mechanics  10 stp
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Type of course
The course is available as a singular course. The course is also available to exchange students and
Fulbrightstudents.
Course contents
Application deadline
Applicants from Nordic countries: 1 June for the autumn semester and 1 December for the spring
semester.
Exchange students and Fulbright students: 15 April for the autumn semester and 1 October for the
spring semester.
Admission requirements
Generell studiekompetanse eller realkompetanse + SIVING
Local admission, application code 9391  enkeltemner i ingeniørfag.
Objective of the course
Knowledge: The student is able to
 describe the strength and limitations of Bohr's atomic model;
 describe the Schrödinger equation, wave functions and their physical interpretation;
 describe stationary and nonstationary states, as well as expectation values;
 describe the concepts of spin and angular momentum in quantum physics.
Skills: The student is able to
 use the Schrödinger equation to describe simple onedimensional systems
 use the solution to compute probabilities, expectation values, uncertainties and time evolution of the systems
 explain the structure of the periodic system of the elements
General expertise: The student is able to
 understand the role of measurements in quantum systems
 the waveparticle duality of photons
 the role of quantum effects to explain physical phenomena of modern physics
Language of instruction
Teaching methods
Lectures: 50 hours
Exercises: 30 hours
Assessment
Final 4 hour written exam, counting 100%.
Assessment scale: Letter grades A  F.
Resit examination (section 22): Students having failed the last ordinary eamination are offered a resit examination early in the following semester, if the course is compulsory in their study programme, otherwise given that an examination is already being arranged.
Postponed examination (sections 17 and 21): Students with valid grounds for absence will be offered a rescheduled early in the following semester.
See indicated sections in Regulations for examinations at the UIT The arctic university of Norway for more information.
Coursework reguirements:
Up to 4 approved madatory assignments during the course. Approved course work requirement from previous years gives access to the final examination.
Date for examination
The date for the exam can be changed. The final date will be announced at your faculty early in May and early in November.
Course overlap
Lectures Spring 2021 

Forelesning 
prof. Patrick Herve Jehan Guio 
Øvelser 
prof. Ingrid Brigitte Mann 
Øvelser gruppe 1 
stip. Tuomas Ilkka Henrikki Heiskanen stip. Juan Manuel Losada 
Øvelser gruppe 2 
stip. Tuomas Ilkka Henrikki Heiskanen stip. Juan Manuel Losada 