PHYSICS 520 - Condensed Matter Physics
Fall 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Advisory Prerequisites:
PHYSICS 510, 511 or equivalent, and Graduate standing.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

Basic phenomena and fundamental concepts of condensed matter. Classical and quantum descriptions of the electron gas and its transport properties using the Drude theory and the Sommerfeld theory, crystal structures and their symmetries, phonon excitations, electronic band structures and corresponding classification of materials into conductors, insulators and semi-conductors, phenomena and theories of conventional superconductors, magnetization.

Schedule

PHYSICS 520 - Condensed Matter Physics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
33231
Open
38
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM

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