Physics 751 Fall 2019 Reference Page

Title: 
Advanced Solid State Physics
Course Number: 
751
Instructor: 
Alex Levchenko
Student Type: 
Graduate
Course Description: 
Lattice dynamics; band theory; Fermi surfaces; electrodynamics of metals; optical properties; transport properties. Enroll Info: Physics 731 and 551 or equiv
Prerequisites: 
Graduate/professional standing
Lecture Place and Time: 
TR 14:30-15:45, 2241 CHAMBERLIN
Textbooks: 
Statistical Physics: Course of Theoretical Physics - Vol. 9 - Condensed Matter Theory, 1st edition by Lifshitz and Pitaevskii Elsevier 2014, ISBN 8181477944
Modern Condensed Matter Physics, 1st edition by Girvin and Yang Cambridge University Press 2019, ISBN 110713739X
Many-Particle Physics (Physics of Solids and Liquids), 3rd edition by Mahan Springer 2008, ISBN 0306463385
Condensed Matter Field Theory, 2nd edition by Altland and Simon Cambridge University Press 2010, ISBN 0521769752
Designations
Level: 
Breadth: 
L&S Credit Type: 
Does not count for L&S degree
Gen-Ed: 
Honors section available
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