## 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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Page 123

Table 7.3 (continued) The unpictured faces can be deduced by imagining the

representative objects to be rotated about the n-fold axis, which is always vertical.

The Schoenflies name of the group is

...

Table 7.3 (continued) The unpictured faces can be deduced by imagining the

representative objects to be rotated about the n-fold axis, which is always vertical.

The Schoenflies name of the group is

**given**to the left of the representative object,...

Page 218

One uses the model both to deduce transport properties from a

band structure and to deduce features of the band structure from the observed

transport properties.

associates ...

One uses the model both to deduce transport properties from a

**given**(calculated)band structure and to deduce features of the band structure from the observed

transport properties.

**Given**the functions S„(k), the semiclassical modelassociates ...

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(25.9) If the potential energy is rigorously

energy of the configuration

expansion of U about the new equilibrium positions R, but may simply substitute

the ...

(25.9) If the potential energy is rigorously

**given**by (25.8), then to evaluate theenergy of the configuration

**given**by r(R) = R + u(R) we need not perform a newexpansion of U about the new equilibrium positions R, but may simply substitute

the ...

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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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