## Introduction to Solid State Physics |

### From inside the book

Results 1-3 of 38

Page 102

motion around the nucleus even in the lowest electronic state , and at any instant

of time there is likely to be a nonvanishing electric

motion . 3 An instantaneous

motion around the nucleus even in the lowest electronic state , and at any instant

of time there is likely to be a nonvanishing electric

**dipole**moment from thismotion . 3 An instantaneous

**dipole**moment of magnitude pi on one atom ( Fig .Page 449

It is this local field which determines the

The polarization P is defined as the

over the volume of a crystal cell. The total

It is this local field which determines the

**dipole**moment of the atom. PolarizationThe polarization P is defined as the

**dipole**moment per unit volume, averagedover the volume of a crystal cell. The total

**dipole**moment is defined (Fig. 1) as p ...Page 493

The arrows represent

planar group of ions denoted by A3 + B3 - , with a B3 - ion at each vertex . The

sum of the three

The arrows represent

**dipole**moments , each set of three arrows represents aplanar group of ions denoted by A3 + B3 - , with a B3 - ion at each vertex . The

sum of the three

**dipole**moments at each vertex is zero . ( b ) The crystal when ...### What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

### Contents

CRYSTAL STRUCTURE | 1 |

CRYSTAL DIFFRACTION AND THE RECIPROCAL LATTICE | 59 |

CRYSTAL BINDING | 95 |

Copyright | |

31 other sections not shown

### Common terms and phrases

applied approximation atoms band boundary calculated called cell Chapter charge components concentration condition conduction consider constant contribution crystal cubic defined density dependence determined direction discussed dislocation effect electric field electron energy energy gap equal equation excited experimental experiments factor Fermi surface Figure free electron frequency function given gives hole impurity increased interaction ions lattice length lower magnetic field mass mean measurements metal modes motion normal observed obtain orbital parallel particle periodic phase phonon Phys physics plane polarization positive potential primitive problem properties quantum reciprocal lattice referred reflection region relation resistivity resonance result scattering semiconductor shown in Fig solid solution space specimen sphere structure superconducting surface Table temperature theory thermal tion transition unit valence values vector volume wave wavevector zero zone