## Introduction to Solid State PhysicsNew edition of the most widely-used textbook on solid state physics in the world. Describes how the excitations and imperfections of actual solids can be understood with simple models that have firmly established scope and power. The foundation of this book is based on experiment, application and theory. Several significant advances in the field have been added including high temperature superconductors, quasicrystals, nanostructures, superlattices, Bloch/Wannier levels, Zener tunneling, light-emitting diodes and new magnetic materials. |

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14. just as with the plasma

one as the LO

the forbidden band for propagation of an electromagnetic wave. The value of wL

is ...

14. just as with the plasma

**frequency**mp, the**frequency**w,_ has two meanings,one as the LO

**frequency**at low K and the other as the upper cutoff**frequency**ofthe forbidden band for propagation of an electromagnetic wave. The value of wL

is ...

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The term et in e has been neglected. (b) Show further that the dispersion relation

becomes a = (Bc4rpe)K*, the helicon dispersion relation, in CGS. For K = 1 cm"

and B = 1000 G, estimate the helicon

...

The term et in e has been neglected. (b) Show further that the dispersion relation

becomes a = (Bc4rpe)K*, the helicon dispersion relation, in CGS. For K = 1 cm"

and B = 1000 G, estimate the helicon

**frequency**in sodium metal. (The**frequency**...

Page 392

An electron bound harmonically to an atom will show resonance absorption at a

electron occasioned by the application of a field E10,. is given by —eElO(' = BI ...

An electron bound harmonically to an atom will show resonance absorption at a

**frequency**mo = (B/m)1'2, where B is the force constant. The displacement x of theelectron occasioned by the application of a field E10,. is given by —eElO(' = BI ...

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### Contents

PERIODIC ARRAYS OF ATOMS | 3 |

INDEX SYSTEM FOR CRYSTAL PLANES | 12 |

NONIDEAL CRYSTAL STRUCTURES | 21 |

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