# Modern Quantum Mechanics

@inproceedings{Sakurai1986ModernQM, title={Modern Quantum Mechanics}, author={Jun John Sakurai and James Napolitano}, year={1986} }

1. Fundamental Concepts. 2. Quantum Dynamics. 3. Theory of Angular Momentum. 4. Symmetry in Quantum Mechanics. 5. Approximation Methods. 6. Identical Particles. 7. Scattering Theory. Appendices. Supplements. Bibliography. Index.

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