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A Bibliography to begin with

  1. Apr 1, 2012 #1
    I'd like to have some ideas of books so that I get to know more about Quantum Physics. Not something too easy not something really complicated but something to know more about the subject. Thanks.
     
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  3. Apr 1, 2012 #2
    Hi,

    How much mathematics do you know? I'd normally recommend Griffith's An Introduction to Quantum Mechanics , or Principles of Quantum Mechanics by Shankar. But it is very dependent on how much mathematics you know.
     
  4. Apr 1, 2012 #3
    Hi and thanks !

    Well I'm finishing high school... I think that the Introduction goes well with my case. I studied maths in advanced course but not like I'm hoping to study them next year... So to begin the two books seem great !
     
  5. Apr 1, 2012 #4
    Also, I'd suggest reading Shankar first, it has an overview of the important math in the beginning, and is centered towards one person rather than a class.

    BTW, welcome to the forum!
     
  6. Apr 1, 2012 #5
    Okay, I'll try to find them in the library or buy thel on the internet ! Thanks for your advices !

    Thank you ! :)
     
  7. Apr 1, 2012 #6
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  8. Apr 1, 2012 #7
    You guessed right, Amazon is my second best friend, just after google ! :) Thanks for sharing !
     
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