Lectures & Exercises: Summer term 2021

Timetable: UFV/APMM/19P, Tuesday 09:00 – 10:30, Room: distant due to COVID-19 (bbb link), exercises, Tuesday 10:45 – 11:30, distant due COVID-19

Outline:

  • Crash course to Many-body Schrodinger Equation
  • Introduction to Density Functional Theory
  • Numerical Methods for Realistic Calculations
  • Equilibrium Structures of Materials
  • Elastic Properties of Materials
  • Vibration of Molecules and Solids
  • Phonons and Vibrational Spectroscopy
  • Photoelectron Spectroscopy
  • Dielectric Function and Optical Spectra
  • Density Functional Theory and Magnetic Materials

Literature:

  1. F. Giustino, Materials Modelling using Density Functional Theory, Oxford University Press 2014, ISBN 978-0-19-966243
  2. J. Kohanoff, Electronic Structure Calculations for Solids and Molecules, Cambridge University Press 2006, ISBN 978-0-521-81591-8
  3. M. P. Marder, Condensed Matter Physics, John Wiley & Sons 2010, ISBN 978-0-470-61798-4
  4. R. M. Martin, Electronic Structure, Cambridge University Press 2004, ISBN 978-0-521-53440-6
  5. S. Bluegel et al., Computing Solids, Lecture Notes of the 45th IFF Spring School 2014, ISBN 978-3-89336-912-6

Supporting materials: check webdisk