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Quantum theory of scattering

Ta-you Wu

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Published
**2011**
by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y
.

Written in English

- Quantum scattering

**Edition Notes**

Statement | Ta-you Wu, Takashi Ohmura |

Series | Dover books on physics, Dover books on physics |

Contributions | Ohmura, Takashi |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QC794.6.S3 W79 2011 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xxi, 495 p. |

Number of Pages | 495 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL27130024M |

ISBN 10 | 0486480895 |

ISBN 10 | 9780486480893 |

LC Control Number | 2010052832 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 698027251 |

For these and many other reasons, an understanding of the quantum theory of scattering is of key importance for a theoretical physicist. Therefore in this chapter we develop relativistic scattering theory from scratch. This chapter doesn't assume any knowledge of non-relativistic scattering theory although such knowledge will aid your. After an introduction of the basic postulates and techniques, the book discusses time-independent perturbation theory, angular momentum, identical particles, scattering theory, and time-dependent perturbation theory. It concludes with several lectures on relativistic quantum mechanics and on many-body theoryBrand: Springer-Verlag New York.

This graduate-level text is intended for any student of physics who requires grounding in the quantum theory of nonrelativistic scattering. The time-dependent approach is emphasized, including the use of time-dependent formalism to define all basic concepts and time-independent theory as a tool for computation. edition. In mathematics and physics, scattering theory is a framework for studying and understanding the scattering of waves and scattering corresponds to the collision and scattering of a wave with some material object, for instance sunlight scattered by rain drops to form a ring also includes the interaction of billiard balls on a table, the Rutherford scattering .

The two themes of scattering diagrams and the fundamental forces characterize this book. Transformation theory is developed to review the concepts of nonrelativistic quantum mechanics and to formulate the relativistic Klein-Gordon, Maxwell, and Dirac wave equations for relativistic spin-0, massless spin-1, and spin-1/2 particles, respectively. This volume addresses the broad formal aspects and applications of the quantum theory of scattering in atomic and nuclear collisions. An encyclopedic source of pioneering work, it serves as a text for students and a reference for professionals in the Brand: Dover Publications.

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The former is the focus of Reed and Simon, of much of the mathematical literature on scattering theory, and of my dissertation; the latter is the focus of most undergraduate treatments of quantum scattering theory (see, e.g., Griffiths) and is the tool most often exploited in, say, the chemistry by: The self-contained treatment begins with the general theory of scattering of a particle by a central field.

Subsequent chapters explore particle scattering by a non-central field, collisions between composite particles, the time-dependent theory of scattering, and nuclear reactions. An examination of dispersion relations concludes the by: The self-contained treatment begins with the general theory of scattering of a particle by a central field.

Subsequent chapters explore particle scattering by a non-central field, collisions between composite particles, the time-dependent theory of scattering, and nuclear reactions. An examination of dispersion relations concludes the text.5/5(1).

Scattering Theory: The Quantum Theory of Nonrelativistic Collisions (Dover Books on Engineering) John R. Taylor.

out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Lectures on Quantum Mechanics Steven Weinberg. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $Reviews: 1. General theory of scattering of a particle by a central field --Partial wave analysis --Integral equation for scattering --Born and other approximations --Variational methods --Slow collisions: theory of scattering length and effective range --Appendices to section --F.S.

Matrix and bound states, virtual and decaying states --Determination of V(r) from the scattering data --Scattering. Quantum scattering theory, one of the most beautiful theories in physics, is also very rich in mathematics.

Principles of Quantum Scattering Theory is intended primarily for graduate physics students, but also for non-specialist physicists for whom the clarity of exposition should aid comprehension of these mathematical complexities. This graduate-level text is intended for any student of physics who requires a thorough grounding in the quantum theory of nonrelativistic scattering.

It is designed for readers who are already familiar with the general principles of quantum mechanics and who have some small acquaintance with scattering theory/5(6).

Scattering Theory The simplest model of a scattering experiment is given by solving Schrödinger’s equation for a plane wave impinging on a localized potential.

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This volume addresses the broad formal aspects and applications of the quantum theory of scattering in atomic and nuclear collisions.

An encyclopedic source of pioneering work, it serves as a text for students and a reference for professionals in the. Lectures in Scattering Theory discusses problems in quantum mechanics and the principles of the non-relativistic theory of potential scattering.

This book describes in detail the properties of the scattering matrix and its connection with physically observable quantities. The self-contained treatment begins with the general theory of scattering of a particle by a central field.

Subsequent chapters explore particle scattering by a non-central field, collisions between composite particles, the time-dependent theory of scattering, and nuclear reactions. An examination of dispersion relations concludes the text.

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So far I am familiar with: Peskin and Schroeder: An introduction to quantum field theory; Taylor: Scattering Theory: The Quantum Theory of Nonrelativistic Collisions; Kukulin: Theory of resonances. Quantum theory of scattering | Wu T.-Y., Ohmura T. | download | B–OK. Download books for free.

Find books. Scattering Theory describes classical scattering theory in contrast to quantum mechanical scattering theory. The book discusses the formulation of the scattering theory in terms of the representation Edition: 1. However, I quickly learned that trying to get a grip on what was actually going *on* in quantum scattering theory from that book was a lost cause: the focus is on the rigorous mathematical results, and the appropriate physical interpretation of, and motivation for, these results is taken more or less for granted/5(9).

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Free shipping for many products. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rodberg, Leonard S. Introduction to the quantum theory of scattering.

New York, Academic Press, (OCoLC) The general principles of relativistic quantum mechanics described in the previous chapter have so far been applied here only to states of a single stable particle.

Such one-particle states by themselves are not very exciting — it is only when two or more particles interact with each other that anything interesting can happen.

BY ARTHUR H. CoMPToN ABSTRACT. — A quantum theory of the scattering of X-rays and p-rays by light elements. The hypothesis is suggested that when an X-ray quantum is scattered it spends all of its energy and momentum upon some particular electron. This electron in turn scatters the ray in some definite Size: 1MB.Scattering Theory 4.

The scattering potential V(~r1;~r2)=V(j~r1 ¡~r2j) between the incident particle and the scattering center is a central potential, so we can work in the relative coordinate and reduced mass of the system. Under these conditions, the picture of interest reduces to that depicted below,File Size: KB.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Farina, J.E.G.

(John Edward George), Quantum theory of scattering processes. Oxford, New York, Pergamon Press [].