## 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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37 ) where wp , known as the plasma

38 ) When e is real and negative ( o < 0p ) the solutions to ( 1 . 34 ) decay

exponentially in space ; i . e . , no radiation can propagate . However , when e is

positive ...

37 ) where wp , known as the plasma

**frequency**, is given by 4nne 0 , 2 = 1 ( 1 .38 ) When e is real and negative ( o < 0p ) the solutions to ( 1 . 34 ) decay

exponentially in space ; i . e . , no radiation can propagate . However , when e is

positive ...

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Optical Properties of the Monovalent Metals The color of a metal is determined by

the

more strongly than others . The very different colors of copper , gold , and

aluminum ...

Optical Properties of the Monovalent Metals The color of a metal is determined by

the

**frequency**dependence of its reflectivity : Some**frequencies**are reflectedmore strongly than others . The very different colors of copper , gold , and

aluminum ...

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99 ) OL = M . and the other two are strictly transverse and degenerate , with

polarizations of the normal modes when k is along a [ 111 ] direction ( k = ( k , k , k

) / 3 ) ...

99 ) OL = M . and the other two are strictly transverse and degenerate , with

**frequency**8 A + 2B ( 22 . 100 ) v M sin dka . ( c ) What are the**frequencies**andpolarizations of the normal modes when k is along a [ 111 ] direction ( k = ( k , k , k

) / 3 ) ...

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### Contents

The Drude Theory of Metals | 1 |

Free electron densities and ra | 5 |

Thermal conductivities | 21 |

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

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