# Study Materials

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For further study, student received two sets of exercises on quantum mechanics, the 2007 midterm for 3.23, and all the corresponding solutions.

QM exercises 1 (PDF), solutions (PDF)

QM exercises 2 (PDF), solutions (PDF)

Midterm (PDF), solutions (PDF)

## Handouts

The following chapters were given as background on matrix math, quantum mechanics, and other topics.

Engel, Thomas, and Philip Reid. "The Schrodinger Equation," "Math Supplement." Chapter 13 and Appendix A in *Physical Chemistry*. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2009. ISBN: 9780321615053.

Mortimer, Robert G. "Some Useful Mathematics." Appendix B in *Physical Chemistry*. San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780123706171.

Ashcroft, Neil W., and N. David Mermin. "The Tight-Binding Method," "Homogeneous Semiconductors," "Heterogeneous Semiconductors." Chapters 10, 28, and 29 in *Solid State Physics*. Belmont, CA: Brooks/Cole, 1976. ISBN: 9780030839931.