Course catalogue description:-
Cooperative effects in solids. Topics include the origin of magnetism in solids, crystal electric field effects and anisotropy, exchange, phase transitions and long-range order, ferromagnetism, antiferromagnetism, metamagnetism, density waves and superconductivity. Emphasis on archetypal materials.
Prerequisite: PHYSICS 172 or MATSCI 209 or equivalent introductory condensed matter physics course.
Grading Basis: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Class times: NOT OFFERED IN 2012
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