Lecture: Prof. Dr. Thomas Lorenz(tl -at- ph2.uni-koeln.de), Tel.: (470)-3593
|Time||The course will start on Wednesday October 11th, 2017 and end on February, 02nd 2018.|
The lecture takes place in SR II. PI on Wednesdays from 10.00–11.30 and Thursdays from 12.00–13.30.
|Lecture notes||will be available here|
Comprehensive introduction to the basic principles and experimental methods of condensed matter physics. Examples of current research will be discussed.
The entire course (I & II, given in 2 semesters) covers the following topics: crystal structure and binding, reciprocal lattice and diffraction, lattice dynamics, electronic structure and Fermi surface, semiconductors and metals, transport, magnetism, superconductivity, optical properties, and correlated electrons.
Addresses: master students
|Exercises (1h)||to be announced.|
N. W. Ashcroft, N. D. Mermin: Solid State Physics
C. Kittel: Introduction to Solid State Physics
R. Gross, A. Marx: Festkörperphysik
J. Sólyom: Fundamentals of the Physics of Solids
H. Ibach, H. Lüth: Solid State Physics