## 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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To determine w(r) we

are already contained in the field Eloc. The remaining short-range interionic

forces (e.g., higher-order electrostatic multipole moments and core-core

repulsion) ...

To determine w(r) we

**note**that the long-range electrostatic forces between ionsare already contained in the field Eloc. The remaining short-range interionic

forces (e.g., higher-order electrostatic multipole moments and core-core

repulsion) ...

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Terms must be added to the continuity equations describing these other ways in

which the number of carriers in a region can change: To determine the forms of (

dnc/dt)g.r and (dp„/dt)rr we

...

Terms must be added to the continuity equations describing these other ways in

which the number of carriers in a region can change: To determine the forms of (

dnc/dt)g.r and (dp„/dt)rr we

**note**that generation and recombination act to restore...

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It is sobering to

impressive tours de force achieved by theoretical physicists, in spite of the

extensive oversimplifications that have had to be made to construct a model even

this ...

It is sobering to

**note**that the calculation of these results is among the mostimpressive tours de force achieved by theoretical physicists, in spite of the

extensive oversimplifications that have had to be made to construct a model even

this ...

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### Contents

The Drude Theory of Metals | 1 |

Failures of the Free Electron Model | 57 |

The facecentered cubic elements | 72 |

Copyright | |

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

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