## 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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Inadequacies in the Free Electron Transport

Free electron theory predicts a Hall

electrons has the constant value RH = —l/nec, independent of the temperature,

the ...

Inadequacies in the Free Electron Transport

**Coefficients**(a) The Hall**Coefficient**Free electron theory predicts a Hall

**coefficient**which at metallic densities ofelectrons has the constant value RH = —l/nec, independent of the temperature,

the ...

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1 1 Since there is only a finite number of

a general cell, fit the boundary condition only at a finite set of points on its surface

. The imposition of this finite set of boundary conditions (chosen to be as many ...

1 1 Since there is only a finite number of

**coefficients**in the expansion, we can, fora general cell, fit the boundary condition only at a finite set of points on its surface

. The imposition of this finite set of boundary conditions (chosen to be as many ...

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Table 25.2 LINEAR EXPANSION

ROOM TEMPERATURE " The units are 10~6 K" '. In the noncubic cases separate

Table 25.2 LINEAR EXPANSION

**COEFFICIENTS**FOR SELECTED METALS ATROOM TEMPERATURE " The units are 10~6 K" '. In the noncubic cases separate

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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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