Angular momentum /

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Author / Creator:Brink, D. M. (David Maurice)
Edition:3rd ed.
Imprint:Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Description:xii, 170 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Angular momentum (Nuclear physics)
Quantum theory
Angular momentum (Nuclear physics)
Quantum theory.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1591531
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Other authors / contributors:Satchler, G. R. (George Raymond)
ISBN:0198517599 (pbk.)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Symmetry in physical laws
  • 2. Representations of the rotation group
  • 3. Coupling angular momentum vectors, and transformation theory
  • 4. Tensors and tensor operators
  • 5. Matrix elements of tensor operators
  • 6. Applications to physical systems
  • 7. Graphical methods in angular momentum
  • Appendices:
  • i. 3-j and Clebsch-Gordan coefficients
  • ii. 6-j symbols, Racah coefficients
  • iii. 9-j Symbols or X-coefficients
  • iv. Spherical harmonics
  • v. Rotation matrix elements
  • vi. Tensors and their matrix elements References and author index
  • vii. Asymptotic expressions for large angular momenta and classical limits
  • Subject index