## 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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where %, y, and 1 are three orthogonal unit vectors, then a set of primitive vectors

for the body-centered cubic lattice ... To construct the

lattice add to the

where %, y, and 1 are three orthogonal unit vectors, then a set of primitive vectors

for the body-centered cubic lattice ... To construct the

**face**-**centered cubic**Bravaislattice add to the

**simple cubic**lattice of Figure 4.2 an additional point in the ...Page 69

Figure 4.8 Some points from a

centers of all the horizontal faces. The original

centering points on the horizontal faces of the new

Figure 4.8 Some points from a

**face**-**centered cubic**Bravais lattice. Down to thecenters of all the horizontal faces. The original

**simple cubic**lattice points are nowcentering points on the horizontal faces of the new

**simple cubic**lattice, whereas ...Page 82

(a) Base-centered cubic (

horizontal faces of the cubic cell). (b) Side-centered cubic (

additional points in the centers of the vertical faces of the cubic cell).

(a) Base-centered cubic (

**simple cubic**with additional points in the centers of thehorizontal faces of the cubic cell). (b) Side-centered cubic (

**simple cubic**withadditional points in the centers of the vertical faces of the cubic cell).

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### Contents

The Drude Theory of Metals | 1 |

The Sommerfeld Theory of Metals | 29 |

Failures of the Free Electron Model | 57 |

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

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alkali atomic band structure Bloch boundary condition Bragg plane Bravais lattice Brillouin zone calculation carrier densities Chapter coefficients collisions conduction band conduction electrons contribution crystal momentum crystal structure density of levels dependence described determined direction Drude effect electric field electron gas electron-electron electronic levels energy gap equilibrium example face-centered cubic Fermi energy Fermi surface Figure free electron theory frequency given Hamiltonian hexagonal holes impurity independent electron approximation insulators integral interaction ionic crystals lattice planes lattice point linear magnetic field metals motion nearly free electron neutron normal modes Note number of electrons one-electron levels orbits periodic potential perpendicular phonon Phys plane waves primitive cell primitive vectors problem properties quantum reciprocal lattice vector region result scattering Schrodinger equation semiclassical semiclassical equations semiclassical model semiconductors simple cubic solid solution specific heat sphere spin superconducting symmetry temperature term thermal tight-binding valence vanishes velocity wave functions wave vector zero