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PHYS 560 - Condensed Matter Physics I

Last offered Spring 2023

Official Description

Crystalline perfection, free-electron gas, screening, plasma oscillations, and dielectric response; Bloch electrons, Brillouin zones, and band structure; semiconductors, intrinsic and extrinsic, with applications; phonons, elasticity, and anharmonicity; ferromagnetism and second-order phase transitions; superconductivity. Course Information: Prerequisite: PHYS 427 and PHYS 580.

Related Faculty

Condensed Matter Physics IA36787LEC41230 - 1350 T R  158 Loomis Laboratory Taylor L Hughes