Solid State Physics 2- BGU Physics Department
BGU Physics Department
Solid State Physics 2
(3.5 points, 4 hours)
Energy bands, effective mass, cyclrotron resonance, intrinsic and extrinisic semiconductors, calculating chemical potential, p-n junction, Thomas Fermi screening, Biased p-n junction .
- Magnetic materials:
Magnetic Hamiltonian, perturbation theory, Hund's Rules, Curie's Law, Pauli paramagnetism, exchange interaction, superexchange, Curie-Weiss law, spin waves.
Meisner effect, London Equation, Ginzburg Landau theory, critical current, upper critical field, introduction to BCS formalism.
- Ashcroft and Mermin, Solid State Physics.
- Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, Superconductivity of metals and alloys.
- Michael Tinkham, Introduction to superconductivity
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