PHYS U7560X Solid-state Physics
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHY 745.
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45 hours plus conference; 4 credits
Principles of crystallography: crystal structure, lattice vibrations, band theory, defects. Ionic crystals; dielectrics; magnetism; free electron theory of metals and semiconductors.
Prerequisite: Physics U7410X [725X].