- Basic notions of quantum mechanics
- Self-adjoint operators
- Extension of symmetric operators via quadratic forms (Friedrichs extension)
- Operator and Form Perturbations
- The Hydrogen Atom
- Stability of Non-Relativistic Multiparticle Systems
- Stability of Relativistic Multiparticle Systems

For the initial part the following books are of interest:

- Michael Reed and Barry Simon: Methods of modern mathematical physics. I. Functional analysis. Second edition. Academic Press, Inc., New York, 1980.
- Michael and Barry Simon: Methods of modern mathematical physics. II. Fourier analysis, self-adjointness, New York-London, 1975
- Elliott Lieb and Michael Loss: Analysis. Second edition. Graduate Studies in Mathematics, 14. American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI, 2001

Time and location: tuesdays and thursdays 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in room E4

There will be exercises conducted by Dr. Walter Farkas.H. Siedentop Last modified: Tue Apr 23 16:19:36 MET DST 2002