#1
9th June 2015, 09:12 AM
 
 
University Of Kerala Msc Physics Syllabus
hello sir I am doing msc from university of kerala and I want to know the syllabus of physics will you please tell me the syllabus of msc(physics) ?

#2
9th June 2015, 09:51 AM
 
 
Re: University Of Kerala Msc Physics Syllabus
Hey dear as per your request here I am providing you the information hope it will be helpful syllabus of physics Unit I Elements of Crystal Structure (6 Hrs) Review of crystal lattice fundamentals and interpretation of Bragg’s equation, Ewald construction, the reciprocal lattice, reciprocal lattice to SC, BCC and FCC lattices, properties of reciprocal lattice, diffraction intensity  atomic, geometrical and crystal structure factors physical significance. Text Book: 1. Solid State Physics: Structure and properties of materials, M.A. Wahab, Narosa 2nd Edn. 2010, (Chapter 8) Free Electron Theory of Metals (12 Hrs) Review of DrudeLorentz model  electrons moving in a one dimensional potential well  three dimensional well  quantum state and degeneracy  density of states  FermiDirac statistics  effect of temperature on Fermi Dirac distribution  electronic specific heat  electrical conductivity of metals  relaxation time and mean free path  electrical conductivity and Ohm’s law  WidemannFranzLorentz law  electrical resistivity of metals. Text Book: 1. Solid State Physics: Structure and properties of materials, M.A. Wahab, Narosa 2nd Edn. 2010, (Chapter 10) Unit II Band Theory of Metals (6 Hrs) Bloch theorem  KronigPenney model  Brillouin zone construction of Brillouin zone in one and two dimensions – extended, reduced and periodic zone scheme of Brillouin zone (qualitative idea only)  effective mass of electron  nearly free electron model – conductors  semiconductors  insulators. Text Book: 1. Solid State Physics: Structure and properties of materials, M.A. Wahab, Narosa 2nd Edn. 2010, (Chapter 11) Band theory of semiconductors (10 Hrs) Generation and recombination  minority carrier lifetime  mobility of current carriers  drift and diffusion  general study of excess carrier movement diffusion length. Unit III Lattice Dynamics (14 Hrs) Vibrations of crystals with monatomic basis – diatomic lattice – quantization of elastic waves – phonon momentum. Text Book: 1. Introduction to Solid State Physics, C. Kittel, 3rd Edn. Wiley India. (Chapter 4). Anharmonicity and thermal expansion  specific heat of a solid  classical model  Einstein model  density of states  Debye model  thermal conductivity of solids  thermal conductivity due to electrons and phonons  thermal resistance of solids. Text Book: 1. Solid State Physics: Structure and properties of materials, M.A. Wahab, Narosa 2nd Edn. 2010, (Chapter 7 &9) Dielectric Properties of Solids (6 Hrs) Review of basic terms and relations, ferroelectricity, hysteresis, dipole theory  CurieWeiss law, classification of ferroelectric materials and piezoelectricity. Text Book: 1. Solid State Physics, S.O. Pillai, New Age International 6th Edn. 2010, (Chapter 11). Ferroelectric domain, antiferroelectricity and ferrielectricity. Text Book: 1. Solid State Physics: Structure and properties of materials, M.A. Wahab, Narosa 2nd Edn. 2010, (Chapter 14) Unit IV Magnetic properties of solids (10 hrs) Review of basic terms and relations, Quantum theory of paramagnetism  cooling by adiabatic demagnetization – Hund’s rule – ferromagnetism  spontaneous magnetization in ferromagnetic materials  Quantum theory of ferromagnetism –Weiss molecular field  Curie Weiss law spontaneous magnetism  internal field and exchange interaction – magnetization curve – saturation magnetization  domain model. Text Book: 1. Solid State Physics, S.O. Pillai, New Age International 6th Edn. 2010, (Chapter 9). Superconductivity (4 Hrs) Thermodynamics and electrodynamics of superconductors BCS theory flux quantizationsingle particle tunneling Josephson superconductor tunneling macroscopic quantum interference Text Book: 1. Introduction to Solid State Physics, C. Kittel, 3rd Edn. Wiley India. (Chapter 12). 2. Solid State Physics, S.O. Pillai, New Age International 6th Edn. 2010, (Chapter 8 ). Nanotechnology and Metamaterials (Qualitative) (4 Hrs) Properties of metal, semiconductor, rare gas and molecular nanoclusters superconducting fullerene quantum confined materialsquantum wells, wires, dots and rings metamaterials grapheme Text Book: 1.Introduction to Nanotechnology, Charles P Poole and Frank J Owens, Wiley India (Chapter 4, 5, 9) Contact : University of Kerala Palayam Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695037 Location : 
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13th January 2020, 08:44 AM
 
 
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