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Mechanical EngineeringChemistryQuantum Mechanics
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introduction to quantum mechanics

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 35 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
A Short History of Quantum Mechanics9m
The Postulates of Quantum Mechanics9m
The Stationary Wave Equation6m
4 readings
Quantum Mechanics and the Structure of Matter10m
A Short History of Quantum Mechanics10m
The Postulates of Quantum Mechanics10m
The Stationary Wave Equation10m
1 practice exercise
Problem 4.110m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Simple Solutions of the Wave Equation

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 46 min), 4 readings
4 videos
Internal Motion: Radial and Angular Motion7m
The Hydrogenic Atom9m
The Diatomic Molecule18m
4 readings
The Particle in a Box10m
Internal Motion: Radial and Angular Motion10m
The Hydrogenic Atom10m
The Diatomic Molecule10m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Real Atomic and Molecular Behavior

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 59 min), 6 readings
6 videos
The Pauli Exclusion Principle4m
Multi-Electron Atoms13m
Diatomic Molecules: Real Behavior8m
Polyatomic Molecules12m
Numerical Methods for Solving the Wave Equation13m
6 readings
Real Atoms10m
The Pauli Exclusion Principle10m
Multi-Electron Atoms10m
Diatomic Molecules: Real Behavior10m
Polyatomic Molecules10m
Numerical Methods for Solving the Wave Equation10m

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