PHY-715: Introductory Solid State Physics

Solids treated as translational symmetry structures, their effect in x-ray and particle scattering, and thermal and vibrational properties of solids. Binding energy of solids, electronics in periodic potentials, and formation of bands. The free electron model of metals.
Level: 
Graduate
Credits: 
3
Prerequisites: 
PHY 614
Corequisites: 
none
Semester(s) offered: 
Occasional

Course Schedules

Semester Sec Instructor Times / Rm
Spring 2018 Boris Svistunov
MWF 10:10-11:00am
LGRT 1033
Spring 2017 Boris Svistunov
MWF 10:10-11:00am
LGRT 1033
Spring 2016
1
Boris Svistunov
MWF 10:10-11:00
LGRT 1033
Spring 2015 Nikolai Prokof'ev
MWF 10:10-11:00
LGRT 1033
Spring 2014
1
Nikolai Prokof'ev
MWF 10:10-11:00
LGRT 1033
Spring 2013
1
Boris Svistunov
MWF 10:10
LGRT 1033
Spring 2012
1
Boris Svistunov
MWF 10:10
LGRT 1033
Spring 2011
1
Boris Svistunov
MWF 10:10
LGRT 1033
Fall 2008
1
Christian Santangelo
TuTh 2:30
LGRT 1033
Fall 2007
1
TuTh 11:15
HASA 111