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Quantum Math requirement for J.J. Sakurai?

  1. Apr 8, 2015 #1
    What math should a person know to THOROUGHLY understand everything in this textbook
    (J. J Sakurai. Modern Quantum Mechanics)?
    (For refrence)
    cal2
    cal3
    diffeq1(ode)
    diffeq2(pde)
    linealg
    vectorcalc
    realanal1
    realanal2
     
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  3. Apr 11, 2015 #2

    robphy

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    The order of importance is probably
    linealg
    complex numbers
    calculus
    diffeq1(ode)

    math-methods (special functions, transforms)
    abstract algbera (groups)
    functional analysis
    complex analysis

    diffeq2(pde)
     
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