Fakultät für Physik




TVI/TMP-TA1: Theoretical Solid State Physics – Lecture notes

Notes in pdf format can be downloaded here after each lecture:

Date PDF Topics
17.10. lec1 introduction
19.10. lec2 lattice structures, x-ray scattering
24.10 lec3 lattice vibrations, phonons
26.10. lec4 thermodynamics of phonons
2.11. lec5 thdyn. cont'd, neutron scattering
7.11. lec6 dynamical structure factor
9.11. lec7 Sommerfeld theory of metals
14.11. lec8 Bloch's theorem, band structure
16.11. lec9 tight binding model, Wannier states
21.11. lec10 metals, band insulators, semiconductors
23.11 topological insulators