## 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 discussion is the same as for nmm, but now

involved instead of vertical mirror planes. The other international categories and

their relation to those of Schoenflies are as follows: n/m is the same as Cnh,

except ...

The discussion is the same as for nmm, but now

**perpendicular**2-fold axes areinvolved instead of vertical mirror planes. The other international categories and

their relation to those of Schoenflies are as follows: n/m is the same as Cnh,

except ...

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(See Problem 2.) Semiclassical Motion in

Magnetic Fields When a uniform electric field E is present in addition to the static

magnetic field H, the equation (12.35) for the projection of the real space orbit in

a ...

(See Problem 2.) Semiclassical Motion in

**Perpendicular**Uniform Electric andMagnetic Fields When a uniform electric field E is present in addition to the static

magnetic field H, the equation (12.35) for the projection of the real space orbit in

a ...

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>fcSV ******** + Figure 12.11 Schematic picture of the current j in a wire

direction ft

becomes ...

>fcSV ******** + Figure 12.11 Schematic picture of the current j in a wire

**perpendicular**to a magnetic field H, when an open orbit lies in a real-spacedirection ft

**perpendicular**to the field. In the high-field limit the total electric field Ebecomes ...

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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