Nazarov, Yuli V.

Advanced quantum mechanics : A practical guide / Yuli V. Nazarov, Delft University of Technology, Jeroen Danon, Free University of Berlin. - Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013. - xiv, 354 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Includes index.

pt. I. Second quantization: 1. Elementary quantum mechanics; 2. Identical particles; 3. Second quantization -- pt. II. Examples: 4. Magnetism; 5. Superconductivity; 6. Superfluidity -- pt. III Fields and radiation: 7. Classical fields; 8. Quantization of fields; 9. Radiation and matter; 10. Coherent states -- pt. IV. Dissipative quantum mechanics: 11. Dissipative quantum mechanics; 12. Transitions and dissipation -- pt. V. Relativistic quantum mechanics: 13. Relativistic quantum mechanics.

"An accessible introduction to advanced quantum theory, this graduate-level textbook focuses on its practical applications rather than mathematical technicalities. It treats real-life examples, from topics ranging from quantum transport to nanotechnology, to equip students with a toolbox of theoretical techniques"--

9780521761505 (hardback)

2012031315


Quantum theory--Textbooks.
SCIENCE / Quantum Theory.

QC174.12 / .N39 2013

530.12