PHY401 Condensed Matter Physics

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Johan Chang
Assistant: Kevin Kramer, Y36 J 44
   
Lectures:

Monday, 09:00 - 11:00

Tuesday, 09:00 - 11:00

Exercise Class: Tuesday, 11:15 - 13:00
Start: Monday, 14.09.2020
Location: Y36 K 08

Further Information can be found in the course catalogue.

Rules for the exercise sheets

1. Hand in the exercise sheets on Monday during the lecture.
2. You need to have at least 60% of the total points to qualify for the exam.
3. You should hand in every exercise sheet and attend the exercise classes.
4. Exam questions can be related to the exercise sheets and the discussions during exercise class.

Lecture Material and Exercise Sheets

Lecture Date Topic Lecture Material Exercise Sheets Student Presentations
1 14.09. Introduction Slides 1 (PDF, 27 MB), Notes 1 (PDF, 734 KB)    
2 15.09. Repetition

PeierlsTransition (PDF, 98 KB), Slides 2 (PDF, 7 MB)

Sheet 1 (PDF, 147 KB)

Script for exercise 1h (PY, 2 KB)

 
3 21.09. Peierls Transition Slides 3 (PDF, 264 KB), Notes 3 (PDF, 816 KB) Exercise notes 1 (PDF, 968 KB)  
4 22.09. Charge Ordering Slides 4 (PDF, 10 MB), Notes 4 (PDF, 195 KB)

Sheet 2 (PDF, 129 KB)

Ex2a (PNG, 29 KB)

Ex1 (PNG, 29 KB)

 
5 28.09. Kramers Kronig relations, Response functions

KK hand written (PDF, 543 KB), KK short proof (PDF, 385 KB), KK pictorial proof (PDF, 404 KB),

 Slides 5 (PDF, 1 MB), Notes 5 (PDF, 1 MB),

Exercise notes 2 (PDF, 666 KB)  
6 29.09. Excitons Slides 6 (PDF, 6 MB) Sheet 3 (PDF, 136 KB)  
7 5.10. Diamagnetism Slides 7 (PDF, 2 MB), Notes 7 (PDF, 957 KB) Exercise notes 3 (PDF, 370 KB)  
8 6.10. Paramagnetism Slides 8 (PDF, 5 MB) Sheet 4 (PDF, 137 KB)  
9 12.10. Ferromagnetsim Slides 9 (PDF, 15 MB), Notes 9 (PDF, 888 KB) Exercise notes 4 (PDF, 1 MB)  
10 13.10. Guest Lecture Christof Aegerter Guest lecture C. Aegerter (PDF, 5 MB) Sheet 5 (PDF, 153 KB)  

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19.10. Ferromagnetsim II Slides 10 (PDF, 2 MB), Notes 10 (PDF, 929 KB)    
12 20.10. Magnetism Summary Slides 11 (PDF, 15 MB), Notes 11 (PNG, 207 KB) Sheet 6 (PDF, 222 KB)

Alexandra (PDF, 8 MB), Charles (PPTX, 6 MB)

13 26.10.

Electron Interactions I

Slides 12 (PDF, 1 MB), Notes 12 (PDF, 942 KB) Exercise Notes 5 and 6 (PDF, 447 KB)  
14 27.10. Electron Interactions II Slides 13 (PDF, 419 KB), Notes 13 (PDF, 620 KB) Sheet 7 (PDF, 167 KB), Help for Ex 2 (PDF, 119 KB)  
15 2.11. Quantum Oscillations Slides 14 (PDF, 11 MB), Notes 14 (PDF, 508 KB) Exercise Notes 7 (PDF, 1 MB)  
16 3.11. ARPES Slides 15 (PDF, 10 MB), Notes 15 (PDF, 304 KB) Sheet 8 (PDF, 686 KB)  
17 9.11. Superconductivity I Slides 16 (PDF, 9 MB), Notes 16 (PDF, 354 KB) Exercise Notes 8 (PDF, 322 KB)  
18 10.11. Superconductivity II Slides 17 (PDF, 11 MB), Notes 17 (PDF, 322 KB) Sheet 9 (PDF, 168 KB)

Reza (PPTX, 7 MB), David (PDF, 13 MB)

19 16.11. Superconductivity III Slides 18 (PDF, 14 MB) Exercise notes 9 (PDF, 413 KB)  
20 17.11. Superconductivity IV Notes 19 (PDF, 700 KB) Sheet 10 (PDF, 150 KB) Lorena (PDF, 17 MB), Jens (PDF, 1 MB)
21 23.11. Josephson Junctions, unconventional superconductivity I Slides 20 (PDF, 11 MB)

Exercise Notes 10 (PDF, 2 MB), Sheet 10 script (ZIP, 2 KB)

 
22 24.11. Unconventional superconductivity II

Slides 21 (PDF, 13 MB), Notes 21 (PDF, 115 KB)

Sheet 11 (PDF, 179 KB) Wojtek Pudelko (PDF, 5 MB), Ron Wagner (PPTX, 3 MB)
23 30.11. Guest Lecture Fabian Natterer

Slides 22 (PDF, 4 MB), Fabian's Slides (PDF, 4 MB)

Exercise notes 11 (PDF, 299 KB)  
24 01.12. Guest Lecture Thomas Greber Thomas' Slides (PDF, 15 MB) Sheet 12 (PDF, 116 KB)

Huanlong (PPTX, 1 MB), Weichuang (PPTX, 1 MB)

25 07.12. Guest Lecture Marta Gibert Marta's Slides (PDF, 11 MB) Exercise Notes 12 (PDF, 750 KB)  
26 08.12. Guest Lecture Marc Janoschek Marc's slides (PDF, 12 MB)

Sheet 13 (PDF, 1 MB)

Data for Sheet 13, Exercise 1 (DAT, 11 KB)

 
27 14.12. Student presentations    

Jianfei (PPTX, 2 MB)

Eder (PDF, 454 KB)

28 15.12. Recap & Exam prep Slides 24 (PDF, 10 MB)

Exercise Notes 13 (PDF, 645 KB)

Ex 13 jupyter notebook (IPYNB, 66 KB)