Encyclopedia of Condensed Matter Physics, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0080547761
  • ISBN-13: 9780080547763
  • DDC: 530.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 2744 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released November 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005

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Overview

Covers the fundamental theoretical aspects of condensed matter physics. Includes theoretical aspects of quantum mechanics, mechanics, electrodynamics, relativity, statistical mechanics, and elementary particles that form the core physics background for the field.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editors and Editorial Advisory Board.
Introduction.
Guide to Use of the Encyclopedia.
Contributors.
Contents.
Subject Classification.
1: Acoustics: Physical Principles and Applications to Condensed Matter Physics.
2: Allotropy and Polymorphism.
3: Alloys: Aluminum.
4: Alloys: Copper.
5: Alloys: Iron.
6: Alloys: Magnesium.
7: Alloys: Overview.
8: Alloys: Titanium.
9: Ballistic Transport.
10: Bioelectronics.
11: Biological Structures.
12: Biomedical Materials.
13: Biomembranes.
14: Biomolecules, Scanning Probe Microscopy of.
15: Bose-Einstein Condensation.
16: Carbon Materials, Electronic States of.
17: Catalysts: Combinatorial Catalysis.
18: Catalysts: Materials.
19: Ceramic Materials.
20: Ceramics, History of.
21: Composites: Carbon Matrix.
22: Composites: Overview.
23: Composites: Polymer-Polymer.
24: Computer Simulation Techniques in Condensed Matter Physics.
25: Conductivity, Electrical.
26: Conductivity, Thermal.
27: Confocal Optical Microscopy.
28: Copolymers.
29: Core Photoemission.
30: Crystal Field Splitting.
31: Crystal Growth, Bulk: Methods.
32: Crystal Growth, Bulk: Theory and Models.
33: Crystal Optics.
34: Crystal Structure.
35: Crystal Structure Determination.
36: Crystal Structure Determination, History of.
37: Crystal Symmetry.
38: Crystal Tensors: Applications.
39: Crystal Tensors: Introduction.
40: Crystalline Organic Metals.
41: Cyclotron Resonance: Metals.
42: Cyclotron Resonance: Semiconductors.
43: Deep-Level Spectroscopy and Auger Spectra.
44: Defect Centers in Insulating Solids, Optical Properties of.
45: Deformation Processing.
46: Density-Functional Theory.
47: Deterministic Aperiodic Solids, Electronic Properties of.
48: Devices for Telecommunications.
49: Diamagnetism.
50: Diamond Anvil Cells.
51: Dielectric Function.
52: Diffusionless Transformations.
53: Dislocations.
54: Disorder and Localization Theory.
55: Disordered Magnetic Systems.
56: Disordered Solids and Glasses, Electronic Structure of.
57: DNA and RNA, Biophysical Aspects.