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Book Question

  1. Jun 19, 2008 #1
    Just out of curiosity, how hard is Fitzpatrick's online Graduate version of quantum mechanics compared to the Feynmann lectures and Sakurai's book?
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  3. Jun 19, 2008 #2
    I've never heard of Fitzpatrick's course, but the gap between the Feynman lectures and Sakurai is very very significant.
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  5. Jun 19, 2008 #4
    Sakurai by a landslide I'd imagine. Feynman's lectures were intended to instill a love of physics to a group of first year university students. They're not like actual advanced lectures.
  6. Jun 19, 2008 #5
    Yep. Feynman's lectures are good for introducing quantum mechanics, but it's presented for first-year undergrads. Sakurai is an advanced graduate text, and a difficult one at that. Fitzpatrick's is definitely closer to Sakurai.
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