PHY503

Solid State Physics
Year / Semester: 
1st Year
Credits: 
4

BLOCK 1   CRYSTALLINE STATE AND CRYSTAL STRUCTURE         
Unit –1    :    CRYSTALLINES STATE AND CRYSTALS STRUCTURE          
Unit –2    :    NON CRYSTALLINE STATE                                                           
Unit –3    :    ELEMENTS OF X-RAY DIFFRACTION                                         
Unit –4     :    EXPERIMENTAL TECHNIQUES FOR STRUCTURED DETERMINATION                                                                
BLOCK 2   IMPERFECTIONS IN CRYSTALS                                               
Unit –5    :    IMPERFECTIONS IN CRYSTALS                                                   
Unit –6    :    DIFFUSION                                                                                        
Unit –7    :    DISLOCATIONS

BLOKC 3   FREE ELECTRON THEORY BAND THEORY OF SOLIDS
Unit –8    :    FREE ELECTRON THEORY                                                            
Unit –9    :    BANK THEORY OF SOLIDS                                                           
Unit –10  :    SEMICONDUCTORS                                                                         
Unit –11  :    SOLID STATE LASERS

BLOCK 4   LATTICE VIBRATIONS AND THERMAL PROPERTIES
Unit –12  :    ELASTIC WAVES IN SOLIDS                                                         
Unit –13  :    INFRA-RED ABSORPTION IONIC CRYSTALS                                       
Unit –14  :    LATTICE HEAT CAPACITY                                                            

BLOCK 5   DIELECTRONICS AND FERROELECTICS
Unit –15  :    MACROSCOPIC DESCRIPTIONS OF DIELECTRICS                 
Unit –16  :    MEASUREMENT OF DIELECTRIC CONSTANT                          
Unit –17  :    FERROELECTRICS                                                                           

BLOCK 6  MAGNETISM & SUPERCONDUCTIVITY                                 
Unit –18     : MAGNETISM                                                                                      
Unit –19  :    SPONTANEOUS MAGNETIZATION                                              
Unit –20  :    OCCURRENCE OF SUPERCONDUCTIVITY                               
Unit –21  :    SUPERCONDUCTIVITY – THEORETICAL EXPLANATIONS