Quantum Mechanics: A Conceptual Approach

March 19, 2004|
Quantum Mechanics: A Conceptual Approach by Hendrik F. Hameka
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A unique introductory text on quantum mechanics, from basic principles to historical perspective.
* Includes description of the historical developments that led to the discovery of QM, often left out of other textbooks.
* Emphasizes basic concepts that were essential in this discovery, placing them in context and making them more understandable to students.
* Written in an easy-to-understand style and assuming no prior knowledge of the topic, this book provides a solid foundation for future study of quantum chemistry.
* Includes problem sets for student use.
HENDRIK F. HAMEKA is Professor of Theoretical Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania. Originally trained as a theoretical physicist, he studied quantum mechanics under H. A. Kramers (who in turn had studied under Niels Bohr). This study sparked his interest in chemical applications of quantum mechani...
Title:Quantum Mechanics: A Conceptual ApproachFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:208 pages, 9.25 X 6.12 X 0.6 inShipping dimensions:208 pages, 9.25 X 6.12 X 0.6 inPublished:March 19, 2004Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0471649651

ISBN - 13:9780471649656

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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