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Spring 2016-2017
ELE 442 / ENE 442   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Solid-State Physics II

Ravindra N. Bhatt

Electronic structure of solids. Electron dynamics and transport. Semiconductors and impurity states. Surfaces. Dielectric properties of insulators. Electron-electron, electron-phonon, and phonon-phonon interactions. Anharmonic effects in crystals. Magnetism. Superconductivity.

Sample reading list:
Ashcroft & Mermin, Solid State Physics
G. Grosso, G. Pastori Parravicini, Solid State Physics
C. Kittel, Introduction to Solid State Physics,8th Ed.

Reading/Writing assignments:
Weekly problem sets.

Mid Term Exam - 35%
Other Exam - 50%
Problem set(s) - 15%

Other Requirements:
Open to Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students Only.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
ELE 441 or PHY 405 or permission of instructor..

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42285 L01 11:00 am - 12:20 pm M W F        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled