Chem 131A. Lec 11. Quantum Principles: Particle on a Sphere, Angular Momentum (English)

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UCI Chem 131A Quantum Principles (Winter 2013)
Lec 11. Quantum Principles -- Particle on a Sphere, Angular Momentum  --
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Instructor: A.J. Shaka, Ph.D

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Description: This course provides an introduction to quantum mechanics and principles of quantum chemistry with applications to nuclear motions and the electronic structure of the hydrogen atom. It also examines the Schrödinger equation and study how it describes the behavior of very light particles, the quantum description of rotating and vibrating molecules is compared to the classical description, and the quantum description of the electronic structure of atoms is studied.

Recorded on February 3, 2014.

Index of Topics:
0:32    Our Separated Equations
1:47    The Solution in Phi
3:10    The Solution in Theta
24:11    Energy Quantization
30:41    The Spherical Harmonics
33:26    Transitions
37:20    Spin
42:21    Stern-Gerlach Experiment
43:38    Electric Dipole Analogy
45:48    Silver
47:14    Stern-Gerlach Experiment
48:11    Electron Spin

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