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Intermediate Level

Undergraduate-level calculus, differential equations and linear algebra

Approx. 14 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Distinguish non-degenerate and degenerate cases and use appropriate methods.

  • Perform calculations using the time-independent perturbation theory.

  • Describe absorption and stimulated emission processes.

  • Obtain approximate solutions using the variational method.

Skills you will gain

EnergyEnergy LevelPerturbation TheoryQuantum Mechanics
Flexible deadlines
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Shareable Certificate
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100% online
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Intermediate Level

Undergraduate-level calculus, differential equations and linear algebra

Approx. 14 hours to complete
English

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University of Colorado Boulder

Start working towards your Master's degree

This course is part of the 100% online Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Colorado Boulder. If you are admitted to the full program, your courses count towards your degree learning.

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

5 hours to complete

Time-independent Perturbation Theory

5 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 107 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Time-dependent Perturbation Theory

5 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 71 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Other Approximation Methods

4 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 45 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz

About the Quantum Mechanics for Engineers Specialization

Quantum Mechanics for Engineers

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