NS2: Nano/Surface Physics II: Electronic Structure

Module title: Nano/Surface Physics II: Electronic Structure (NS2)

Module convenor: Dr. Wolfgang Theis (Birmingham)

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NS2 will not be offered in the 2011/2012 academic year
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Topics:
Electronic states and band structure in 3D crystals
Photoemission spectroscopy (ARPES)
Surface states, spin-polarized electronic states; (Scanning tunnelling spectroscopy)
Quantum well states, magic island heights, magnetic thin film systems
Quantum wires, 1D electronic states, Peierls transition
Semiconductor quantum dots, clusters as "artificial atoms"
Bulk and surface plasmons

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Delivery:
To be decided

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Duration: 
not offered this academic year
Academic year: 
2011-2012
Starts: 
20/10/2017 - 09:00