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PHYS545: Solid-State Physics (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)


Sem. 1, 2. Class 3, Cr. 3


Prerequisite: PHYS 416 or equivalent and PHYS 460 or equivalent. Consent of instructor may be used in satisfying course pre- and co-requisites.

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Crystal structure; lattice vibrations and electronic band structure of crystals; electrical, optical, and thermal properties of solids; transport and other non-equilibrium phenomena in uniform and nonuniform materials.


Robicheaux, Francis


Textbook(s) for Spring 2014
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Introduction to Solid State Physics Charles Kittel 8th; October 2004 978-0471415268 John Wiley & Sons Required

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