Solid State Physics 1- BGU Physics Department
`BGU Physics Department`
* Solid State Physics 3 *

course number 203-1-4141
(3 points, 3 hours)

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## Syllabus

- The Boltzmann equation: transport of electrons in metals, transport coeffcients, magneto-transport.
- Weak localization: weak localization corrections, the Anderson transition, scaling theory of localization.
- Hopping transport of localized electrons: variable-range hopping.
- Linear response: fluctuation-dissipation theory, dielectric screening, Hartree-Fock approximation
- Magnetic properties of insulators: the Hubbard model, magnetic exchange.

### Sources:

- W. A. Harrison, Solid state theory, McGraw-Hill, 1970.
- N. W. Ashcroft and N. D. Mermin, Solid state physics, Saunders College, 1975.
- J. M. Ziman, Principles of the theory of solids, Cambridge University Press, 1965.
- Y. Imry, Introduction to mesoscopic physics, Oxford University Press, 1997.
- S. Datta, Electronic transport in mesoscopic systems, Cambridge University Press, 1995.

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