University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Phys 8711.001

Solid-State Physics I

Week of November 5. Superconductivity
modified 10-Nov-2018 at 11:09AM by Alex Kamenev
Lecture on superconductivity | Download posted 10-Nov-2018 at 11:09AM
Due Thurs Nov 15 | Download posted 10-Nov-2018 at 11:05AM

Week of October 22. Bose Condensation
modified 26-Oct-2018 at 9:14AM by Alex Kamenev
Due Thurs Nov. 8 | Download posted 26-Oct-2018 at 9:14AM
Landau Lifshitz text on weakly interacting Bose gas. | Download posted 26-Oct-2018 at 9:04AM

Week of October 15, RPA
modified 1-Nov-2018 at 10:21PM by Alex Kamenev
Solutions for set 6. Copyright Tristan Truttmann | Download posted 1-Nov-2018 at 10:21PM
Lecture on RPA screening | Download posted 19-Oct-2018 at 4:34PM
Due Thurs Oct. 25 | Download posted 19-Oct-2018 at 4:32PM

Week of Oct. 8 Hartree-Fock
modified 26-Oct-2018 at 9:03AM by Alex Kamenev
Lecture on Hartree-Fock | Download posted 12-Oct-2018 at 4:31PM
Paper on band-touching in Kagome lattice | Download posted 12-Oct-2018 at 4:21PM
Due Thurs Oct. 18 | Download posted 12-Oct-2018 at 4:23PM
Solutions for set 5. Copyright Joe Meese | Download posted 26-Oct-2018 at 9:03AM

Week of Sept 24 Graphene
modified 28-Sep-2018 at 10:07AM by Alex Kamenev
Lecture on graphene | Download posted 28-Sep-2018 at 10:03AM
[Link] Good text on graphene
Due Thurs Oct. 11 (in two weeks! no class on Oct 4) | Download posted 28-Sep-2018 at 10:07AM

Week of Sept 17 Tight Binding Models
modified 9-Oct-2018 at 4:51PM by Alex Kamenev
Solutions for set 3. Copyright Yi Huang | Download posted 9-Oct-2018 at 4:51PM
Set 3 is due Thurs. Sept 27 | Download posted 21-Sep-2018 at 9:44AM

week of Sept 10 Second quantization, Phonons
modified 28-Sep-2018 at 3:46PM by Alex Kamenev
Solutions for set 2. Copyright Truttmann, Tristan | Download posted 28-Sep-2018 at 3:46PM
Set 2 is due Thurs Sept 20 | Download posted 17-Sep-2018 at 8:59AM
Tight binding model 1D | Download posted 17-Sep-2018 at 8:57AM
Lecture on fermions | Download posted 17-Sep-2018 at 8:57AM

Week of Sept. 4 Second Quantization
modified 21-Sep-2018 at 9:35AM by Alex Kamenev
Solutions for set 1. Copyright Joe Meese | Download posted 21-Sep-2018 at 9:35AM
Set 1 is due Thurs Sept 13 | Download posted 7-Sep-2018 at 3:23PM
Lecture 2 | Download posted 7-Sep-2018 at 3:21PM
Lecture 1 | Download posted 7-Sep-2018 at 3:21PM