## Solid State PhysicsThis book provides an introduction to the field of solid state physics for undergraduate students in physics, chemistry, engineering, and materials science. |

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Even in a perfect, pure, and infinite crystal, the stationary states of the harmonic

numbers will ...

Even in a perfect, pure, and infinite crystal, the stationary states of the harmonic

**Hamiltonian**are only approximate stationary states of the full anharmonic**Hamiltonian**, and therefore a state with a definite set of phonon occupationnumbers will ...

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whose eigenvalues are the same as those of the original

four- state manifold, and whose eigenfunctions give the spin of the corresponding

states. To construct the spin

whose eigenvalues are the same as those of the original

**Hamiltonian**within thefour- state manifold, and whose eigenfunctions give the spin of the corresponding

states. To construct the spin

**Hamiltonian**for a two-electron system, note that ...Page 681

When the angular momentum of each ion contains an orbital as well as a spin

part, the coupling in the spin

the relative spin orientations. The spin

When the angular momentum of each ion contains an orbital as well as a spin

part, the coupling in the spin

**Hamiltonian**may depend on the absolute as well asthe relative spin orientations. The spin

**Hamiltonian**(32.20) is known as the ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

The Drude Theory of Metals | 1 |

Failures of the Free Electron Model | 57 |

The facecentered cubic elements | 72 |

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Solid State Physics: Advances in Research and Applications, Volume 42 Henry Ehrenreich Limited preview - 1989 |

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