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Quantum mechanics (QM), also known as quantum physics or quantum theory, is a branch of physics providing a mathematical description of much of the dual particle-like and wave-like behavior and interactions of energy and matter. It departs from classical mechanics primarily at the atomic and subatomic scales, the so-called quantum realm. In advanced topics of QM, some of these behaviors are macroscopic and only emerge at very low or very high energies or temperatures.

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  1. Shobhit Sanjeev Chaturvedi

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  2. Benjamin A Zerbe

    I graduated from Grove City College with a degree in Applied Physics and Computer Hardware, with a minor in computer science. I spent a significant portion of my undergraduate career engaged in...

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  3. Deepanshu Baisoya

    currently a student interested in science and technology and weirdness of quantum scale laws and wants to explore this universe through science and technology

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  6. Bringing Quantum Mechanics to Life: From Schrödinger's Cat to Schrödinger's Microbe

    01 Nov 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Tongcang Li

    In this talk, I will first give a brief introduction to basic concepts in quantum mechanics and the Schrödinger's cat thought experiment. I will then review developments in creating quantum superposition and entangled states and the realization of quantum teleportation. Non-trivial quantum...

  7. E304 L5.2.1: Nanomechanics - Quantum Mechanics of Oscillation

    12 May 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Elena Nicolescu Veety

  8. E304 L3.1.2: Nanoscale Physics - Planck's Contribution to Quantum Mechanics

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  13. Quantum Mechanics for Everyone

    03 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Erica W. Carlson

    Does an observer determine reality?  Can I use quantum mechanics to create my own reality?  Quantum mechanics takes us into the wild and wacky world of the really small where particles are waves, waves are particles, and the physical intuition we have from our everyday life doesn't...

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  16. Lecture 1: The Wigner Formulation of Quantum Mechanics

    18 Nov 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Jean Michel D Sellier

    In this lecture, Dr. Sellier discusses the Wigner formulation of Quantum Mechanics which is based on the concept of quasi-distributions defined over the phase-space.

  17. Lecture 2: The Wigner Monte Carlo Method for Single-Body Quantum Systems

    18 Nov 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Jean Michel D Sellier

    In this lecture, Dr. Sellier discusses the Wigner Monte Carlo method applied to single-body quantum systems.

  18. Lecture 3: The Wigner Monte Carlo Method for Density Functional Theory

    18 Nov 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Jean Michel D Sellier

    In this lecture, Dr. Sellier discusses the Wigner Monte Carlo method in the framework of density functional theory (DFT).

  19. Lecture 4: The ab-initio Wigner Monte Carlo Method

    18 Nov 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Jean Michel D Sellier

    In this lecture, Dr. Sellier discusses the ab-initio Wigner Monte Carlo method for the simulation of strongly correlated systems.

  20. Lecture 5: Systems of Identical Fermions in the Wigner Formulation of Quantum Mechanics

    18 Nov 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Jean Michel D Sellier

    In this lecture, Dr. Sellier discusses about systems of indistinguishable Fermions in the Wigner formulation of quantum mechanics.