NNSE508_EM-L0-intro - Review of magnetostatics, Lorentz...

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NNSE 508 EM Lecture #0 1 NNSE 508 : "Foundations of Nanotechnology III: Nanoscale Electronic and Magnetic Properties" Instructor: Serge Oktyabrsky Time: T-Th, 11:00am – 11:55am Ph. 437-8688, Email: soktyabrsky@uamail.albany.edu Location: NFS Classroom Office: NFE 4415 Text: Electrical Properties of Materials, L. Solymar and D. Walsh Recommended Reference Texts: Electronic Properties of Materials, R. Hummel Introductory electromagnetics, H. Neff Introduction to solid state physics, C. Kittel Semiconductor Physics, K. Seeger WEB site for notes and home assignments: http://www.albany.edu/~soktyabr/NNSE508/ Grading: Course grade determined by final exam (50%) and homeworks (50%). Students who fail to turn in all homework sets will receive “Incomplete” grade for the course Homeworks: 5 (every week or so) Final Exam : March 08 (Tuesday)
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NNSE 508 EM Lecture #0 2 Course overview (covered time permitting) Review of electrostatics, conductivity, polarizability
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Unformatted text preview: Review of magnetostatics, Lorentz force, cyclotron resonance, Hall effect, magnetic moment Maxwells equations. Electromagnetic waves. Electrodynamics, wave propagation, skin-effect Metals: Electrical conductivity, Drude formalism Quantum mechanics: electrons as waves. The reciprocal lattice and Brillouin zones. Energy bands. Nearly free electron model; Bloch theorem, Tight-binding model. Classification of solids: metals, insulators, and semiconductors. Statistical mechanics; density of states, Fermi-Dirac distribution. Dielectric materials, the Clausius-Mossoti equation, high-K gate dielectrics, piezoelectricity, ferroelectrics. Semiconductors: Carrier statistics, doping, transport Bandgap engineering, heterostructures, quantum wells and superlattices. Diamagnetism, paramagnetism. Ferromagnetism, molecular field, exchange interaction. 1-2 3-4 5 6-7 8 9 10-11 12...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course NNSE 508 taught by Professor Sergeoktyabrsky during the Spring '11 term at SUNY Albany.

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