Quantum Mechanics I

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Course information

Course outline

Additional textbook: V. Scarani, Six quantum pieces (available at the University Bookstore)

Instructor: Dr. Alexander Lvovsky
E-mail: lvov(at)ucalgary.ca
Telephone: 403 220 4124
Office: Science B 319
Office hours: By appointment

 

Grader:     Dr. Piotr Staniaszek

Email: pstaniaszek(at)mems.ca

Telephone: 403-592-6180 ext 228

 

Class key for the “clickers” (register here): F65229E579


 

Lecture notes

Chapter 1
Solutions

Chapter 2
Solutions 

Chapter 3
Solutions  (incomplete)

Chapter 4
Solutions  (incomplete)

Chapter 5 (2005)

Appendix A: Optical polarization tutorial

Appendix B: Quantum cryptography (BB84)

Appendix C: Tutorial on the Dirac delta-function and Fourier transformation 
Solutions


Exams 2011

 

Midterm 1 (01.03.11). Solutions

 

Midterm 2 (29.03.11). Solutions

 

Final (27.04.11). Solutions

 


Homeworks

Homework 1 (due 25.01.11).

Homework 2 (due 08.02.11).

Homework 3 (due 01.03.11).

Homework 4 (due 15.03.11).

Homework 5 (due 29.03.11).

Homework 6 (due 14.04.11).


Homeworks 2007

Homework 1 (due 23.01.07).

Homework 2 (due 06.02.07).

Homework 3 (due 13.02.07).

Homework 4 (due 06.03.07).

Homework 5 (due 20.03.07).

Homework 6 (due 03.04.07).

Homework 7 (due 16.04.07).


Homeworks 2006

Homework 1 (due 17.01.06).

Homework 2 (due 31.01.06).

Homework 3 (due 14.02.06).

Homework 4 (due 28.02.06).

Homework 5 (due 14.03.06).

Homework 6 (due 28.03.06).

Homework 7 (due 11.04.06).

Homework 8 (not assigned).


Exams 2007

 

Midterm 1 (15.02.07). Solutions

 

Midterm 2 (22.03.07). Solutions

 

Final (20.04.07). Solutions


Exams 2006

 

Midterm 1 (16.02.06). Solutions

 

Midterm 2 (30.03.06). Solutions

Final (20.04.06). Solutions


Exams 2005

Midterm 1 (15.02.05). Solutions

Midterm 2 (24.03.05). Solutions

Final (25.04.05). Solutions