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May 16, 2016 by rpotter16
PHYS 4170 : Solid-State Physics
Mon, 16 May 2016 08:47:34 GMT
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 18:06:20 GMT
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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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PHYS 3165, PHYS 3167, MATH 3342 and MATH 3343; course equivalents for MATH 3342 and MATH 3343 may be substituted at the instructor’s discretion
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Structure of solids, lattices and lattice defects, deformation, vibrational and electronic contribution to specific heats, binding energies, electronic states in metals and semiconductors, magnetic properties of solids, superconductivity
After taking this course, students will be able to understand the structure of solids, lattices and lattice defects, deformation, vibrational and electronic contribution to specific heats, binding energies, electronic states in metals and semiconductors, magnetic properties of solids, superconductivity. Students should also be competent with operational principles of solar cells and other semiconductor devices. Introduction to the solid-state physics, its methods and applications, with examples and problem solving. Focus on building foundations for advanced studies.
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