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Fall 2017-2018
ELE 542   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. Electron-electron, electron-phonon, and phonon-phonon interactions. Anharmonic effects in crystals. Dielectric properties of insulators. Magnetism. Superconductivity.

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

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

Other Requirements:
Not Open to Freshmen.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Prerequisite ELE441 or PHY405 or permission of instructor.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
23680 L01 10:30:00 am - 11:50:00 am M W F   Engineering Quad B-Wing   B418   Enrolled:3 Limit:15