## 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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28 Homogeneous

Examples of

Statistics in Thermal Equilibrium Intrinsic and Extrinsic

of Impurity ...

28 Homogeneous

**Semiconductors**General Properties of**Semiconductors**Examples of

**Semiconductor**Band Structure Cyclotron Resonance CarrierStatistics in Thermal Equilibrium Intrinsic and Extrinsic

**Semiconductors**Statisticsof Impurity ...

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The relaxation time in a

temperature, but this effect (typically described by a power law) is quite

overwhelmed by the very much more rapid increase in the density of carriers with

increasing ...

The relaxation time in a

**semiconductor**will also decrease with increasingtemperature, but this effect (typically described by a power law) is quite

overwhelmed by the very much more rapid increase in the density of carriers with

increasing ...

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Impurities in

-584, 586-587 donors and acceptors, 577 doping, 590-591 importance of, 564

impurity band conduction, 584 levels, 586-587 table of binding energies, 580 ...

Impurities in

**semiconductors**{continued) and carrier densities, 573, 575-577, 582-584, 586-587 donors and acceptors, 577 doping, 590-591 importance of, 564

impurity band conduction, 584 levels, 586-587 table of binding energies, 580 ...

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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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