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L1.1 Quantum mechanics as a framework. Defining linearity.

0h17m

L1.2 Linearity and nonlinear theories. Schrödinger’s equation.

0h10m

L1.3 Necessity of complex numbers.

0h07m

L1.4 Photons and the loss of determinism.

0h17m

L1.5 The nature of superposition. Mach-Zehnder interferometer.

0h14m

L2.1 More on superposition. General state of a photon and spin states.

0h17m

L2.2 Entanglement.

0h13m

L2.3 Mach-Zehnder interferometers and beam splitters.

0h15m

L2.4 Interferometer and interference.

0h12m

L2.5 Elitzur-Vaidman bombs.

0h10m

L3.1 The photoelectric effect.

0h22m

L3.2 Units of h and Compton wavelength of particles.

0h12m

L3.3 Compton Scattering.

0h22m

L3.4 de Broglie’s proposal.

0h10m

L4.1 de Broglie wavelength in different frames.

0h14m

L4.2 Galilean transformation of ordinary waves.

0h12m

L4.3 The frequency of a matter wave.

0h10m

L4.4 Group velocity and stationary phase approximation.

0h10m

L4.5 Motion of a wave-packet.

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L4.6 The wave for a free particle.

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L1.1 Quantum mechanics as a framework. Defining linearity.

MIT 8.04 Quantum Physics I, Spring 2016
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L1.2 Linearity and nonlinear theories. Schrödinger’s equation.

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L1.3 Necessity of complex numbers.

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L1.4 Photons and the loss of determinism.

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L1.5 The nature of superposition. Mach-Zehnder interferometer.

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L2.1 More on superposition. General state of a photon and spin states.

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L2.2 Entanglement.

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L2.3 Mach-Zehnder interferometers and beam splitters.

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L2.4 Interferometer and interference.

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L2.5 Elitzur-Vaidman bombs.

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L3.1 The photoelectric effect.

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L3.2 Units of h and Compton wavelength of particles.

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L3.3 Compton Scattering.

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L3.4 de Broglie’s proposal.

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L4.1 de Broglie wavelength in different frames.

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L4.2 Galilean transformation of ordinary waves.

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L4.3 The frequency of a matter wave.

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L4.4 Group velocity and stationary phase approximation.

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L4.5 Motion of a wave-packet.

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L4.6 The wave for a free particle.

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