Description 
1 online resource (xi, 468 p.) : ill. 
Note 
Reprint. Originally published: New York ; London : McGrawHill, 1935. 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographies and index. 
Contents 
Survey of classical mechanics  The old quantum theory  The Schrodinger wave equation with the harmonic oscillator as an example  The wave equation for a system of point particles in three dimensions  the hydrogen atom  Perturbation theory  The variation method and other approximate methods  The spinning electron and the pauli exclusion principle, with a discussion of the Helium atom  Manyelectron atoms  The rotation and vibration of molecules  Pertubation theory involving the time, the emission and absorption of radiation, and the resonance phenomenon  The structure of simple molecules  The structure of complex molecules  Miscellaneous application of quantum mechanic  General theory of quantum mechanics. 
Note 
Description based on print version record. 
Summary 
This widely adopted undergraduatelevel text applies quantum mechanics to a broad range of chemical and physical problems, covering such subjects as wave functions for the hydrogen atom, perturbation theory, the Pauli exclusion principle, and the structure of simple and complex molecules. Numerous tables and figures. 
Subject 
Quantum theory.


Wave mechanics.


Chemistry, Physical and theoretical.

Added Author 
Wilson, E. Bright (Edgar Bright), 1908

Related To 
Print version: Pauling, Linus, 19011994. Introduction to quantum mechanics. New York, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 1985, c1963 0486648710 (DLC) 84025919 (OCoLC)12050336 
ISBN 
9780486134932 (electronic bk.) 

0486134938 (electronic bk.) 

9781621986287 (electronic bk.) 

1621986284 (electronic bk.) 

0486648710 

9780486648712 
