Physics 581 - Quantum Mechanics - Spring 2022

Meets Tuesday & Thursday 2:00-3:20 in 276 Loomis


Instructor: Tom Faulkner

Office: 433 Loomis

Email: tomf at illinois dot edu

Office hours: Tuesday 3:30-4:30 or by appointment (Starting Jan 24)


Homework Grader: Xuchen Cao


Office hours: Tuesday 8:00 pm, via Zoom, link:



Problem sets

Lecture notes (plus zoom information)


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Welcome to 581. Our first two classes will be on zoom. See email/above for more information.

Please check here regularly for announcements and updates to lecture notes and problem sets.

Videos lectures can be found here




HW 1 has been posted

Jan 26


HW 2 has been posted

Feb 9

HW 3 has been posted


Feb 23

HW 4 has been posted

March 15
HW 5 has been posted April 1
HW6 has peen posted April 20
Exam practice Practice, Old-Exam



Course setup:

Problem sets:



Final exam instruction