## Antonoyiannakis, Manolis

# An Introduction to Quantum Physics: A First Course for Physicists, Chemists, Materials Scientists, and Engineers

This modern textbook offers an introduction to Quantum Mechanics as a theory that underlies the world around us, from atoms and molecules to materials, lasers, and other applications. The main features of the book are:

- Emphasis on the key principles with minimal mathematical formalism
- Demystifying discussions of the basic features of quantum systems, using dimensional analysis and order-of-magnitude estimates to develop intuition
- Comprehensive overview of the key concepts of quantum chemistry and the electronic structure of solids
- Extensive discussion of the basic processes and applications of light-matter interactions
- Online supplement with advanced theory, multiple-choice quizzes, etc.

**Keywords:** Quantum Chemistry, Quantum Electronics, Quantum Chemistry, Quantum Electronics

- Author(s)
- Antonoyiannakis, Manolis
- Trachanas, Stefanos
- Tsetseris, Leonidas
- Publisher
- John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
- Publication year
- 2014
- Language
- en
- Edition
- 1
- Page amount
- 550 pages
- Category
- Natural Sciences
- Format
- Ebook
- eISBN (ePUB)
- 9783527676682
- Printed ISBN
- 9783527412471