PHY487H1/1487H: Condensed Matter Physics
|Year of Study||4th year|
|Time and Location||
24L: MW2, Room: MP 137
This course will introduce you to foundational concepts of condensed matter physics in the solid state. Main topics to be covered: crystal structure, reciprocal lattice, crystal binding, lattice vibrations, Fermi surfaces, energy bands, electrons and phonons in solids, semiconductors, superconductivity and magnetism. Special topics to be surveyed: quasiparticles, nanoelectronic transport and quantum structures.
|Prerequisite:||PHY356H1, PHY252H1, PHY250H1|
|BR=5 , DR=SCI|
Introduction to Solid State Physics, 8th Edition, Charles Kittel