Solid-State Physics I

GRS PY 741

One electron band structure: Formalism: Hartree-Fock, density functional frameworks. Methods: Green function, pseudopotentials and tight binding. Linear response. Optical properties. Elastic properties. Phonons: lattice dynamics and phenomenological methods. Electronic instabilities and transitions. Topological aspects of band structure and topological phases.

FALL 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 El-Batanouny SCI B58 MW 10:10 am-11:55 am

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