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    Konstantin Likharev, Stony Brook University

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    Table of Contents

    • Table of Contents
    • Chapter 1: Introduction
    • Chapter 2: 1D Wave Mechanics
    • Chapter 3: Higher Dimensionality Effects
    • Chapter 4: Bra-ket Formalism
    • Chapter 5: Some Exactly Solvable Problems
    • Chapter 6: Perturbation Approaches
    • Chapter 7: Open Quantum Systems
    • Chapter 8: Multiparticle Systems
    • Chapter 9: Elements of Relativistic Quantum Mechanics
    • Chapter 10: Making Sense of Quantum Mechanics 
    • Exercise Problems with Model Solutions

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    • Exercise Problems with Model Solutions
    • About the Book

      Essential Graduate Physics, Lecture Notes and Problems

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      About the Contributors


      Konstantin K. Likharev received the Candidate (Ph.D.) degree in Physics from Moscow State University, Russia in 1969, and the habilitation degree of Doctor of Sciences from the Higher Attestation Committee of the U.S.S.R. in 1979. From 1969 to 1988 Dr. Likharev was a Staff Scientist at Moscow State University and from 1989 to 1991, the Head of the Laboratory for Cryoelectronics of that university. In 1991 he assumed a Professorship at Stony Brook University (Distinguished Professor 2002-2017, John Toll Professor 2017-2020, Distinguished Professor Emeritus since September 2020). During his research career, Dr. Likharev worked in the fields of nonlinear classical and dissipative quantum dynamics, and solid-state physics and electronics, notably including superconductor electronics and nanoelectronics. His most recent research interests included nanoelectronic implementation of high-performance neuromorphic networks. Dr. Likharev is an author of more than 350 publications, including 80+ review papers and book chapters, 2 monographs, 8 textbooks, and several patents. Dr. Likharev is a Fellow of the APS and the IEEE.

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