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Week 1TopicReadingAssignments
1M 3/28Physics Comp Exam - No class HW #1
2W 3/30Free electron gas, electrical conductivityA&M Ch 2,3, Kittel Ch 6
3F 4/1FEG, thermal transport, occupation functionA&M Ch 2,3,8; K Ch 6
Week 2TopicReadingAssignments
4M 4/4Boltzmann transport eq., Phonon scattering A&M Ch 13,16; K App FHW #2
5W 4/6Phonon scatteringK App. J, Ch 18, A&M Ch 16 esp p. 321 ff
6F 4/8Ballistic Transport in 1-D; adding inelastic & elastic scatteringK Ch 18 (Nanostructures) Project proposal
Week 3TopicReadingAssignments
7M 4/11Ballistic Transport in 1-D; Anderson localization; Semiconductor transport - band and hoppingK Ch 18 (Nanostructures);Mott VRH, A&M p340 & 542HW #3
8W 4/13Mott Insulators? Electrons in B-field; Aharanov Bohm effectFeynman Lecture on AB effect
9F 4/15Quantum Hall EffectPT-QHE, Avron QHE
Week 4TopicReadingAssignments
10M 4/18Tunneling devicesTunneling (wikipedia) HW #4
11W 4/20SuperconductivityI&L ch. 10, K Ch. 10, A&M Ch34
12F 4/22No class
Week 5TopicReadingAssignments
13M 4/25Talks (NQ,JP,DM)student-assignedHW #5
14W 4/27SuperconductivityI&L ch. 10, K Ch. 10, A&M Ch34
15F 4/29 Talks (KV, RH) student-assigned
Week 6TopicTimeLocation
R 5/5Final Exam0930-1120 TBA
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