::Summer Condensed Matter Seminar::

Meeting Day and Times:

Prerequisites / Background Needed:

Outline / Seminar Content:

Texts Used:

Introduction to Many Body Physics
by Piers Coleman


Schedule / Notes:

Subject to change depending on material.
Assumes 17 pages per-person, with 2 leaders a session.

Date: Leader: Page: Notes:
26-May Chris 23 28-Jul Chris 329
Zach 40 Zach 346
2-Jun Hasnain 57 4-Aug Hasnain 363
Baokai 74 Baokai 380
9-Jun ?? 91 11-Aug Gianina 397
Peter 108 Peter 414
16-Jun Chris 125 18-Aug Chris 431
Zach 142 Zach 448
23-Jun Hasnain 159 25-Aug Hasnain 465
Baokai 176 Baokai 482
30-Jun ?? 193 1-Sep Gianina 499
Peter 210 Peter 516
7-Jul Chris 227 8-Sep Chris 533
Zach 244 Zach 550
14-Jul Hasnain 261 15-Sep Hasnain 567
Baokai 278 Baokai 584
21-Jul Gianina 295 22-Sep Gianina 601
Peter 312 Peter 618

Texts Used:

Introduction to Many Body Physics
by Piers Coleman

Other Texts:

Solid State Physics
by Ashroft and Mermin

Electronic Structure: Basic Theory and Practical Methods
by Richard M. Martin

Many Particle Physics
by Gerald D. Mahan

Condensed Matter Field Theory
by Altland and Simons

Fundamentals of the Physics of Solids Vol. III Normal Broken Symmetry and Correlated Systems
by Jeno Solyom

Quantum Theory of the Electron Liquid
by Gabriele Giuliani and Giovanni Vignale

Optical Properties of Solids
by Frederick Wooten

Seminar Materials

Other Resources:

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