Physics 115C, Fall 2009

Welcome to Physics 115c, Quantum Mechanics, for Fall 2009. Lectures are TuTh 9:30-10:45am in Phelps 3515; a 1-hour section meets Fridays 2-2:50pm in the same room. The textbook is `Introduction to Quantum Mechanics,' Second Edition by David Griffiths. The Instructor is Harry Nelson, and he'll hold office hours Thursday 11:15-12:15pm in 5103 Broida, and Friday 2:30pm to 3:30pm in the same office. The TA is Gavin Harnett, and his office hours will be in the PSR on the first floor of Broida. Currently his hours are Mondays, 2-3:30pm and Thursday 1-2:30pm,

Generally, homework will be assigned Tuesdays and due the subsequent Tuesday; late homework will not be accepted, but the two lowest homework grades will be dropped in calculating your grade. Homework will be collected at 4 pm sharp from the box, which is not yet set up, but will be on the first floor. of Broida.

A midterm is currently planned for October 27., May 4. The final will be Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 8am in 3515 Phelps. The current plan is for homework to count 35%, the midterm 25%, and the final 40%.

The plan is to cover Griffiths Chapters 6-12.