Course Schedule

All assignments due

- 1 Friday 7 Sep
- 2 Friday 21 Sep
- 3 Friday 12 Oct
- 4 Friday 26 Oct
- 5 Friday 9 Nov
- 6 Tuesday 20 Nov
- 7 Tuesday 11 Dec;
**This assignment to be worked independently.**

- Quantum states of bouncing neutrons
- Gravitationally induced quantum interference
- Gravitation and quantum interference experiments with neutrons
- Observation of the Aharonov-Bohm Effect with electron holography
- Proposal to observe phase reversal with 2Pi neutron rotation
- Observation of phase reversal with 2Pi neutron rotation
- Experimental tests of Local Hidden Variable Theories through Bell's Inequality:
- The first experiment, Freedman's PhD thesis
- Follow up using modern apparatus: Second and third experiments
- A summary by Aspect in 1999

- A Modern Approach to Quantum Mechanics, 2nd Edition, by John Townsend
- Introduction to Quantum Mechanics, 2nd Edition, by David Griffiths
- Angular Momentum in Quantum Mechanics: Edmonds and Rose
- Notes on Gaussian (CGS) versus SI (MKSA) units

Jim Napolitano