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Math for Modern Quantum Mechanics J.J. Sakurai

  1. Jun 14, 2015 #1
    Hi Guys,

    I am taking a quantum mechanics course next semester that follows Sakurai's book. I was wondering if there was some mathematics I should study over break in preparation for this course.

    I have taken so far:
    Calc 1-3
    ODEs
    PDEs
    Linear Algebra
    An elementary course in group theory

    Ill be taking a complex analysis class concurrently.

    It's a two semester course that covers the entire book.
     
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  3. Jun 14, 2015 #2

    ShayanJ

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    Those are enough.
     
  4. Jun 14, 2015 #3
    Cool, thanks.
     
  5. Jun 22, 2015 #4
    Read the first chapter of Shankar and also use McIntyre as a supplemental text.
     
  6. Jun 22, 2015 #5
    A supplemental text to Shankar or to Sakurai?
     
  7. Jun 22, 2015 #6
    To Sakurai.
     
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