Register to reply

Can you suggest a book for QM?

by Mesmerized
Tags: book, suggest
Share this thread:
Mesmerized
#1
Nov10-10, 07:55 AM
P: 54
Hi all,

Please can you suggest a good book of quantum mechanics?
Phys.Org News Partner Science news on Phys.org
New type of solar concentrator desn't block the view
Researchers demonstrate ultra low-field nuclear magnetic resonance using Earth's magnetic field
Asian inventions dominate energy storage systems
Pythagorean
#2
Nov10-10, 08:13 AM
PF Gold
Pythagorean's Avatar
P: 4,287
With or without the math?
Mesmerized
#3
Nov10-10, 08:33 AM
P: 54
with everything concerning quantum mechanics :) so yes, with math

George Jones
#4
Nov10-10, 08:53 AM
Mentor
George Jones's Avatar
P: 6,242
Can you suggest a book for QM?

Introduction to Quantum mechanics by David J. Griffiths.
Fredrik
#5
Nov10-10, 09:11 AM
Emeritus
Sci Advisor
PF Gold
Fredrik's Avatar
P: 9,346
There are lots of threads about this, so you might want to do a search. I think Griffiths is a good intro. If you want a deeper understanding of the concepts and some of the math, then you should definitely read Isham too. (You can read both at the same time). At the advanced level, Ballentine is a good choice.

Other books that get mentioned a lot in these threads include Shankar, Zettili, Sakurai and Dirac.
Mesmerized
#6
Nov11-10, 06:22 AM
P: 54
thanks for your answers
exmarine
#7
Nov11-10, 09:35 AM
P: 102
How about Bohm? I am finding it to be an EXCELLENT text for me, with all the math, etc. Any other opinions on this book?


Register to reply

Related Discussions
Please suggest me a book about this subject Science & Math Textbooks 1
Suggest a book for introduction to DFT Science & Math Textbooks 0
Suggest a book Academic Guidance 2
Suggest a book for Inorganic chemistry . Academic Guidance 2
Pls suggest Best Book on Maxwell Science & Math Textbooks 1