## 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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The N-

have for noninteracting

one-

The N-

**electron**wave function therefore has exactly the same structure as it wouldhave for noninteracting

**electrons**, the only modification being that the form of theone-

**electron**wave functions may be affected by the interactions.36 It is far from ...Page 348

We have left at our disposal only the temperature-independent quantities

characterizing a noninteracting

quantity with dimensions of inverse time by multiplying (17.65) by mi/h1, to get

Since no ...

We have left at our disposal only the temperature-independent quantities

characterizing a noninteracting

**electron**gas :kF,m, and h. We can construct aquantity with dimensions of inverse time by multiplying (17.65) by mi/h1, to get

Since no ...

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377 in ionic crystals, 381 table (conduction) for selected metals, 5 Electron

diffraction, 364-366

energy of free electron gas, 336 Hartree approximation, 743 Hartree-Fock

approximation, ...

377 in ionic crystals, 381 table (conduction) for selected metals, 5 Electron

diffraction, 364-366

**Electron**-**electron**interaction ... 345-351 and ground stateenergy of free electron gas, 336 Hartree approximation, 743 Hartree-Fock

approximation, ...

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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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