PHYS 635 - Condensed Matter Physics

Overview

Course Title

Condensed Matter Physics

Department(s)

Description

An introduction to molecular and solid state phenomena. Molecular structure and spectra of diatomic molecules, quantum theory of chemical bonding and dipole moments, crystal structure, lattice dynamics, free electron theory of metals, band model of metals, insulators, and semiconductors, Amorphous solids, polymers, liquid crystals, and phase transition phenomena.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

4

Maximum Units

4

Academic Progress Units

4

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

4

Requisites

009078

Course Schedule