By A. R. Edmonds
This booklet deals a concise advent to the angular momentum, the most primary amounts in all of quantum mechanics. starting with the quantization of angular momentum, spin angular momentum, and the orbital angular momentum, the writer is going directly to talk about the Clebsch-Gordan coefficients for a two-component approach. After constructing the mandatory arithmetic, in particular round tensors and tensor operators, the writer then investigates the 3-j, 6-j, and 9-j symbols. all through, the writer presents sensible functions to atomic, molecular, and nuclear physics. those comprise partial-wave expansions, the emission and absorption of debris, the proton and electron quadrupole second, matrix point calculation in perform, and the homes of the symmetrical most sensible molecule.
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