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PHY2303H S SPECIALIZED
Quantum Theory of Solids II

Official description

  • Variety of correlated systems: outline of the course
  • Exchange interactions
  • Crystal field theory
  • Mott transition and Hubbard model
  • Itinerant electron magnetism
  • Spin models
  • Superconductivity (BCS theory)
Prerequisite
Required background: Quantum mechanics, Statistical mechanics, and Quantum theory of Solid I
Textbook
                            “Lecture notes on Electron Correlation and Magnetism” by P. Fazekas
                        
course title
PHY2303H S SPECIALIZED
session
winter
group
specialized course
time and location
Time: TBA
instructor

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