Study Guide for Exam 2

14 Measuring the Fermi surface

15 Band Structure of selected metals

16 Beyond the relaxation time approximation

17 Beyond the independent electron approximation

18 Surface effects

19 Classification of solids and 20 Cohesive energy

21 Failures of the static lattice model

22 Classical theory of the harmonic crystal

23 Quantum theory of the harmonic crystal

24 Measuring phonon dispersion relations

25 Anharmonic effects in crystals

26 Phonons in metals

27 Dielectric properties of insulators

28 Homogeneous semiconductors