Science - Course - Advanced Atomic Physics

  • Course Code: PHYS351
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3crs.: 3lec.)
  • Course Type: Departmental Elective (DE)

Course Description

Rotational motion of the hydrogen atom, angular momentum, operators, the definition of states, composite systems, Group theory, the calculus of symmetry, reduced representation, the full rotation group, techniques of approximations, time dependent perturbation, variation theory, atomic spectra and atomic structure, electronic structure, Hartree-Fock self-consistent field method, electron correlation, density functional theory, semi-empirical methods.