Quantum Mechanics 2: The Toolkit by N. J. B. GreenQuantum Mechanics 2: The Toolkit by N. J. B. Green

Quantum Mechanics 2: The Toolkit

byN. J. B. Green

Paperback | July 1, 1998

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The chemist's approach to the understanding of matter and its chemical transformations is to take a microscopic view, connecting experimental observation with the properties of the constituent molecules. Atoms and sub-atomic particles do not obey the classical laws of mechanics but conformrather to the laws of quantum mechanics. Quantum mechanics is thus of central importance in chemistry. In order to understand the behaviour of molecules and their constituent particles it is necessary to have a thorough grounding in the principles and applications of quantum mechanics. QuantumMechanics 2: The Toolkit provides a toolkit for applying quantum mechanics to chemical problems, introducing more advanced approaches using approximate methods. It describes areas of chemistry where quantum mechanics is important, and shows how quantum mechanics can be applied to chemical problems.
Nicholas Green is at King's College, London.
Title:Quantum Mechanics 2: The ToolkitFormat:PaperbackPublished:July 1, 1998Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198502273

ISBN - 13:9780198502272


Table of Contents

1. Exact symmetries2. Optimisation3. Perturbations4. Fields and couplings5. TimesIndex