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PHY2303H S specializedQuantum Theory of Solids II

Course Title PHY2303H S specialized
Session winter
Year of Study 1st year
Time and Location Time: W F 1-2
Room: MP 1115

Thomas  Scaffidi


Official Description


1) Fundamentals of transport in solids (Boltzmann formalism, Quantum Hall Effect,...)

2) Optical properties

3) Electron-phonon interaction

4) Superconductivity

5) Magnetism

6) Reduced-dimensional systems (quantum dots, nanowires, graphene,...)



Prerequisite: Basic statistical mechanics, Quantum Theory of Solids 1
Textbook "Fundamentals of Condensed Matter Physics" by Marvin Cohen and Steven Louie.