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Mario Luis28-Apr-10 0:59
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While I do agree that the Feynman Lectures series is indeed a very enjoyable read, I don't really think this is the way to go about learning quantum mechanics today. Being a physicist myself, I remember I had quite some trouble following Feynman's flow, when I first tried to read through the third volume, partly because QM was still a very new thing to me then, and partly because he followed a completely different path to the one I was used to until then.

If you have a grasp of the math involved (linear differential equations, boundary condition problems, eigenvectors and eigenvalues), I would suggest Greiner's Introduction to Quantum Mechanics[^] or Schaum's outline series[^] as a starter.

On the other hand, if you just want to read more text and less equations, Feynman's Lectures on Physics vol 3 is just the book for you.
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