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- Title Pages
- Preface
- Epigraph
- 1 Introduction: Three Worlds
- 2 The Quantum Postulates
- 3 What Is a Quantum State?
- 4 The Structure of Quantum States
- 5 Operators
- 6 Matrix Mechanics
- 7 Commutators and Uncertainty Relations
- 8 Angular Momentum
- 9 The Time-Independent Schrödinger Equation
- 10 Why Is the State Complex?
- 11 Time Evolution
- 12 Wavefunctions
- Appendix A Mathematical Concepts
- Appendix B Quantum Measurement
- Appendix C The Harmonic Oscillator
- Appendix D Unitary Transformations
- Bibliography
- Index

# (p.186) Appendix C The Harmonic Oscillator

# (p.186) Appendix C The Harmonic Oscillator

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- Essential Quantum Mechanics
- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press

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- Title Pages
- Preface
- Epigraph
- 1 Introduction: Three Worlds
- 2 The Quantum Postulates
- 3 What Is a Quantum State?
- 4 The Structure of Quantum States
- 5 Operators
- 6 Matrix Mechanics
- 7 Commutators and Uncertainty Relations
- 8 Angular Momentum
- 9 The Time-Independent Schrödinger Equation
- 10 Why Is the State Complex?
- 11 Time Evolution
- 12 Wavefunctions
- Appendix A Mathematical Concepts
- Appendix B Quantum Measurement
- Appendix C The Harmonic Oscillator
- Appendix D Unitary Transformations
- Bibliography
- Index