Department of Physics
University of Florida
PHY 4905 Intro to Solid State Physics
Spring 2018: 3 credits, Section: 2280
Room: NPB 1216

Syllabus (PDF

in vivo” Schedule (PDF

Electronic “Gradebook” (UF ELS)

Textbook "The Oxford Solid State Basics"
(Oxford University Press, 2013)
by Steven H. Simon.

Links to
Condensed Matter Seminar
Physics Colloquium

Additional News (10 Jan 2018):

Some students want to take this course
but have conflicts that prevent them from
registering for a MWF (4th period) class.
I am trying to change the meeting time to
accommodate everyone.  Please send
an email ( as soon
as possible, as I have to resolve this issue by the end of this week.

Selfie Aug. 2017 at KSC
Departure Hall (Košice,Slovakia)

Instructor:  Mark W. Meisel
Office:  NPB 2358,
Telephone: 352-392-8867
BEST Place to Find Me
(if (probably) not in my office, try lab):
LAB: NPB B133, Tel: 352-392-9147
Office Hours: posted online,
and by appointment.

Fundamental Constants
The NIST Reference on
Constants, Units, and Uncertainty
For your own use, download PDF of the
"Frequently used constants" or other gem.