COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Modern Physics II * FZ   330 6 4 4 7

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof. Dr. Aysun AKYÜZ
Instructors
Prof. Dr.EDA EŞKUT1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof. Dr.EDA EŞKUT2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Give the basic concepts of quantum physics. provide an understanding of physics of atoms and molecules.
Content
Quantum Theory of the Hydrogen Atom: Schrödinger equation for the hydrogen atom, separation of variables, quantum numbers, Quantum numbers, electron probability density, radiative transitions, selection rules Zeeman effect, problem solving related to the subject. Many electron atoms: Electron Spin, exclusion principle, symmetric and antisymmetric wave functions, Periodic Table, atomic structures Spin-Orbit coupling, total angular momentum, X-ray spectra, Atomic Spectra, the problem-solving related to the subject Molecules: the molecular bond, electron sharing, the H2 molecular ion, the hydrogen molecule, complex molecules, Rotational energy levels, vibrational energy levels, electronic spectra of molecules, the problem-solving related to the subject Statistical Mechanics: Statistical Distributions, Maxwell-Boltzmann statistics, molecular energies in an ideal gas, Quantum Statistics, Rayleigh-Jeans formula, Planck radiation law, specific heat of solids. Free electrons in a metal, telectron energy distribution, solving problems related to the subject. Elementary particles: interaction of charged particles, leptons, hadrons, elementary particle quantum numbers, quarks, Field bosons, Standard Model, history of the universe. Solving problems related to the subject.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Explain the basic concepts and principles in the field of physics.
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2
Evaluate the developmets in the field of Physics by using scientific methods and techniques.
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3
Combine the knowledge in the field of physics with the other scientific area.
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4
Identify problems in the field of physics and for the solutions apply the analytical and simulative methods.
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5
Explain the methods of producing scientific knowledge in the field of physics.
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6
Reach the Information in the field of physics, for the purpose of classification, and uses.
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7
Use the advanced theoretical and practical knowledge acquired in the field of physics.
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8
Design experiments in the field of physics.
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9
Inform the specialist or non-specialist groups, orally or in writing on issues related to physics.
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10
Use the information technologies in Physics area for their purpose.
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11
Take responsibility as a team or alone to overcome the problems encountered in the field of physics .
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12
Plan and manage the activities for the professional developments of emplyees under his/her responsibilities.
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13
Classify, use and critically evaluate the knowledg taken by his/her efforts.
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14
Know that learning process is life-long and acts accordingly.
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15
Both with colleagues, as well as off the field of builds relationships ethically use information, communication technologies. Define necessities in learning in scientific, social, cultural and artistic areas and improve himself/herself accordingly.
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16
Have knowledge of a foreign language at least monitoring developments in the field of physics.
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17
Know the importance of individual development.
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18
Monitor the developments in the field of physics, learn and evaluate in terms of social ethics.
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Quantum Theory of the Hydrogen Atom: Schrödinger equation for the hydrogen atom, separation of variables, quantum numbers, Study the relevant chapter in the book
2 Quantum numbers, electron probability density, luminescence transitions, election rule Study the relevant chapter in the book
3 Zeeman effect, problem solving related to the subject. Study the relevant chapter in the book
4 Atoms with multible electrons: electron spin, exclusion principle, Symmetric and antisymmetric wave functions, periodic table, structures in the atom. Study the relevant chapter in the book
5 Spin-Orbit correlation the total angular momentum, X-ray spectra, Atomic Spectra, the problem-solving related to the subject Study the relevant chapter in the book
6 Molecules: Molecule bonds, electron sharing, H2+ molecule ion, hydrogen molecule, complex molecules Study the relevant chapter in the book
7 Rotation energy levels, vibration energy levels, electron spectrum of the molecules, solving problems related with the subject Study the relevant chapter in the book
8 midterm exam midterm exam
9 Statistical Mechanics: Statistical Distributions, Maxwell-Boltzmann statistic, molecular energies in an ideal gas, Quantum Statistics, Study the relevant chapter in the book
10 Rayleigh-Jeans correlation, Plank radiance law, specific heat of the solids Study the relevant chapter in the book
11 The free electrons in a metal, the electron energy distribution, solving problems related to the subject. Study the relevant chapter in the book
12 Elementary particles: the interaction of charged particles, leptons, hadrons, the elementary quantum numbers of particles, quarks, Study the relevant chapter in the book
13 Field bosons, the Standard Model, history of the universe. Study the relevant chapter in the book
14 Field bosons, the Standard Model, history of the universe. Study the relevant chapter in the book
15 Solving problems related to the subject. Study the relevant chapter in the book
16-17 Final Exam Final Exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
Raymond A. Serway, Robert J. Beichner (Çeviri Editörü: Prof. Dr. Kemal Çolakoğlu), Fen ve Mühendislik için Fizik-3 (Modern Fizik), Palme Yayıncılık, Ankara, 2005.