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

2024S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • Explain various methods for calculating the electronic structure of a solid
    • Density functional theory
    • Coupled cluster
    • Correlated wavefunction techniques
    • Quantum monte Carlo
    • Tight-binding and empirical approaches
  • Compare, discuss and select these electronic structure methods
  • Discuss electronic exchange- and correlation effects
  • Describe the phenomenon of superconductivity theoretically

Subject of course

Application of field-theoretical methods to excitations in condensed matter, electronic and phonon excitations, superconductivity

  • Density functional theory
  • Tight binding
  • Quantum chemistry
  • Screening
  • BCS theory for superconductivity
  • Magnetism

Teaching methods

During the lecture the definitions and methods are motivated, explained and illustrated with the help of case studies at the blackboard.

Mode of examination

Oral

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed10:00 - 12:0006.03.2024 - 26.06.2024Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Theoretical Solid State Physics II - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Wed06.03.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed13.03.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed20.03.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed10.04.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed17.04.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed24.04.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed08.05.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed15.05.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed22.05.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed29.05.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed05.06.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed12.06.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed19.06.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung
Wed26.06.202410:00 - 12:00Sem.R. DB gelb 10 Vorlesung

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
06.03.2024 00:00 05.05.2024 00:00 05.06.2024 00:00

Registration modalities

TISS

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 434 Materials Sciences Mandatory elective
066 461 Technical Physics Mandatory elective
066 461 Technical Physics Mandatory elective
810 Technical Physics Mandatory elective
810 Technical Physics Mandatory elective

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Language

English