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Introduction to Quantum Theory
Physics and Energy
Organization logo: Czech Technical University in Prague

About this course

The aim of the lecture is to introduce the basic principles of quantum theory and its interpretation on simple examples.

Expected learning outcomes

Acquired knowledge: Students will learn the basic formalism and interpretation of quantum theory.

Acquired skills: The emphasis is put on the application of learned abstract concepts to describe and solve simple tasks in finite-dimensional quantum mechanics.

Course requirements

Basic knowledge of linear algebra and high-school physics.



  • Local course code
  • Study load
    ECTS 2
  • Contact hours per week
  • Instructors
    doc. Ing. Štefaňák Martin Ph.D.
  • Mode of delivery
    Online - at a specific time
  • Course coordinator
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  • Start date

    19 February 2024

    • End date
      22 September 2024
    • Main language
    • Apply between
      11 Dec and 19 Jan 2024
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