University of Durham, Physics Department

(Part of the Level 3 Condensed Matter Physics PHYS3531 module,
  Part of the Level 4 Condensed Matter Physics PHYS4111 module)


Course synopsis (handout)


You may wish to consult the following books for further information on this section of the course:

Introduction to Solid State Physics, C. Kittel, published by Wiley.

Solid State Physics, J. S. Blakemore, Cambridge University Press.

Examples Class Problem Sheet

Examples Class Answer1

Examples Class Answer 2
Examples Class Answer 3

Weekly problems and answers

Examination questions 2004

Examination questions 2005

Please note that there is no requirement to download/print any of the material on these web pages.
Handouts of essential material will be provided during lectures where indicated.

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Last modified 9th January 2009