**Introduction to Modern Solid State Physics**

by Yuri M. Galperin

2008**Number of pages**: 477

**Description**:

This introduction to modern solid state physics covers basic concepts (geometry of lattices, lattice vibrations, electrons in a lattice), normal metals and semiconductors, basics of quantum transport, and superconductivity.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(16MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Solid State Physics**

by

**Chetan Nayak**-

**University of California**

From the table of contents: What is Condensed Matter Physics? Length, time, energy scales; Review of Quantum Mechanics; Review of Statistical Mechanics; Broken Translational Invariance in the Solid State; Electronic Bands.

(

**7910**views)

**Vibrational Thermodynamics of Materials**

by

**Brent Fultz**-

**Caltech**

The literature on vibrational thermodynamics of materials is reviewed. The emphasis is on metals and alloys, especially on the progress over the last decade in understanding differences in the vibrational entropy of different alloy phases.

(

**5076**views)

**A Course in Solid State Physics**

by

**Mark Jarrell**-

**Louisiana State University**

Lecture notes for an introductory graduate level course in solid state physics. Topics covered are crystal structures, symmetry, diffraction, lattice dynamics, structure of solids, magnetism, electronic transport, superconductivity, semiconductors.

(

**9570**views)

**Lecture Notes for Solid State Physics**

by

**Steven H. Simon**-

**Oxford University**

Contents: Physics of Solids without Considering Microscopic Structure; Putting Materials Together; Toy Models of Solids in One Dimension; Geometry of Solids; Neutron and X-Ray Diffraction; Electrons in Solids; Magnetism and Mean Field Theories.

(

**3824**views)