PHY-558: Solid State Physics

Introduction to the properties of solids. Emphasis on the key role played by quantum mechanics in determining the electrical and thermal properties of metals, insulators, semiconductors, and magnets. For seniors and graduate students in physics and astronomy, the physical sciences, and engineering. Prerequisites: Physic 423 and 424.
Level: 
Both
Credits: 
4
Prerequisites: 
none
Corequisites: 
none
Semester(s) offered: 
Spring

Course Schedules

Semester Sec Instructor Times / Rm
Spring 2018 Christian Santangelo
TuTh 10:00-11:15
HAS 107
Spring 2017 Christian Santangelo
TuTh 10:00-11:15
HAS 242
Spring 2016
1
Mark Tuominen
TuTh 10:00-11:15
HASA 111
Spring 2015 Mark Tuominen
TuTh 10:00-11:15
HAS 230
Spring 2014
1
Mark Tuominen
TuTh 9:30-10:45
HASA 104A
Spring 2013
1
Anthony Dinsmore
TuTh 9:30-10:45
HAS 136
Spring 2012
1
Anthony Dinsmore
TuTh 9:30-10:45
HAS 136
Spring 2011
1
Anthony Dinsmore
TuTh 9:30-10:45
HAS 136
Spring 2010
TuTh 9:30
HAS 136
Fall 2007
1
Christian Santangelo
TuTh 2:30
LGRT 1033