Hydrogen-like Atoms and Rutherford Scattering and the Discovery of the Nucleus . already done in 2011/12
Summary of quantum numbers
Download the handout here before the lecture on the next topic
Schroedinger Equation for a Central Potential and the Hydrogen Atom
See here for answers to question about the wavefunctions.
Spin, Stern Gerlach Experiment and the Pauli Exclusion Principle.
Please bring a periodic table to the next few lectures; also recommended to print a graph of ionization energy as a function of atomic number, see links in next topic.
Periodic Table The slides here are not very complete Pages 1371-1375 of Serway and Beichner or 260-265 of Tipler are additional material for this section. It is recommended to photocopy one of them.
Moseley and Frank-Hertz
Lasers and molecules.
Spin and the Pauli Exclusion Principle special version for 2001 without operators and Stern Gerlach
Table of Contents
PHYSICS 3- HOMEPAGE