**Introduction to Modern Solid State Physics**

by Yuri M. Galperin

2008**Number of pages**: 477

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This introduction to modern solid state physics covers basic concepts (geometry of lattices, lattice vibrations, electrons in a lattice), normal metals and semiconductors, basics of quantum transport, and superconductivity.

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