Physics 489, Spring 2004 -- General Info.
Course Title: Solid State Physics
Course Name: PHYCS 489, Spring 2004
Call Number: 06453
Credit: Graduate: 1 unit
Undergraduate: See instructor for permission to enroll.
Time: 3:30 - 4:50 PM., Monday, Wednesday
Place: 158 Loomis
Web Site: http://w3.physics.uiuc.edu/~rmartin/489/
M. Martin 2129 ESB, 3-4229, firstname.lastname@example.org
Teaching Assistant: Hyejung Kim, 3103 EB, 3-6308, email@example.com)
Prerequisites: No previous courses in solid state phsyics are
required. The background needed for this course is:
Quantum mechanics at the level of Physics 480 (Schrodinger Eq., atomic
orbital theory, first and second order perturbation theory, Hartree-Fock
equations for electrons).
Statistical mechanics at an advanced undergraduate level such as Physics
361 (partition function, free energy, heat capacity, Fermi and Bose-Einstein
Electromagnetism at the undergraduate level such as Physics 333 (Maxwell's
Eqs., Ohms law).
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