PHYS 432 - Materials Physics

Spring Semester 2017


HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS:

MatPhysHW05.s17

MatPhysHW04.s17

MatPhysHW03.s17

MatPhysHW02.s17

MatPhysHW01.s17


PowerPoint Slides

Day 12 Mat Phys - 09 Mar 17

Day 11 Mat Phys - 07 Mar 17

Day10 = Exam I

Day 09 Mat Phys - 28 Mar 17

Day 08 Mat Phys - 23 Feb 17

Day 07 Mat Phys - 21 Feb 17 - And here is the PowerPoint the Ciara and Matt gave:: X-Ray

Day 06 Mat Phys - 16 Feb 17

Day 05 Mat Phys - 14 Feb 17

Day 04 Mat Phys - 09 Feb 17

Day 03 Mat Phys - 07 Feb 17

Day 02 Mat Phys - 02 Feb 17

Day 01 Mat Phys - 31 Jan 17


LINKS (all external):

Crystals:

Crystal Lattice Structures: U.S. Naval Research Lab

The Wigner-Seitz Cell

MineralWeb Bravias Lattices  (requires installation of chime plug-in)

MineralWeb  (requires installation of chime plug-in)

Bravais lattices and Miller indices

Minerology Database

Bravais Lattices

Crystal Structures

Reciprocal Lattice

Symmetry operations:

http://symmetry.otterbein.edu/index.html

http://symmetry.otterbein.edu/chime/index.html (requires installation of chime plug-in, but is worth it!)

Other resources:

Reciprocal lattices: http://newton.umsl.edu/run//nano/reltutor2.html

Reciprocal lattices: http://escher.epfl.ch/rlattice/index.html

Screw axes  (requires installation of chime plug-in)

Glide planes  (requires installation of chime plug-in)

p n junction and diode (in German)

An excellent diode animated tutorial

Diode band diagram visualization

An excellent on-line text on semiconductor physics (graduate level)

This link is to a set of solid state physics applet links

 

An excellent site for demonstrations is a the Wolfram Demonstrations Project.

Relevant demos to search for on this site include:

C3vGroupOperations.nbp
CrystalViewer.nbp
CubicSymmetryTypes.nbp
DiamondLattice.nbp
LearnTheGameOfGo.nbp
ProjectingALatticeOfPoints.nbp
ReflectingALatticeOfPoints.nbp
RotatingALatticeOfPoints.nbp
TheGroupOfRotationsOfTheCube.nbp
TheSevenCrystalClasses.nbp