132.034 Theoretical Solid State Physics I
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • Describe lattice vibrations of a solid via phonons
  • Interpret a phonon band structure, and the role of anharmonic corrections
  • Explain the symmetries of a solid and their connection to the properties of the solid
  • Explain the electronic structure of a solid and its relation to the properties of the solid

Subject of course

  • Second Quantization
  • Quasi-Particle transformations (Bogoliubov-Valatin)
  • Jellium model
  • Electronic band structure
  • Group theory

Teaching methods

During the lecture the definitions and methods are motivated, explained and illustrated with the help of case studies. Online-tools should be used supplementary.

Mode of examination

Oral

Additional information

 The lecture will be held online on every Thursday during class period at

https://gotomeet.me/florianlibisch

Course material will be available via TUWEL, https://tuwel.tuwien.ac.at/course/view.php?idnumber=132034-2020W

Lecturers

Institute

Examination modalities

Oral individual exam on appointment. During estimated 30 minutes questions should be answered and different models discussed.

 

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.10.2020 10:00 02.11.2020 23:55 02.02.2021 23:55

Registration modalities

TISS

Curricula

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

basic knowledge of solid-state theory

Language

English