Academic Catalog

PHYS401 ATOMIC PHYSICS

Course Code: 2300401
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 7.0
Department: Physics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AKR ERKO
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Atom models; radiation and matter; Wave equations for simple quantum systems; Perturbation theory and radiative transitions; Quantum Theory of one-electron atoms; Many-electron atoms; Molecular structures; Approximation methods for many-electron systems.