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Symmetry in the solid state /

by Knox, Robert S., (Robert Seiple) [aut]; Gold, Albert [aut].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Lecture notes and supplements in physics: Publisher: New York : W. A. Benjamin, Inc., 1964Description: xii, 344 p. ; ill. ; 24 cm.Subject(s): Symmetry | Group theory | Solid state physics | Theoretical physics
Contents:
pt. I. Elements of group theory. Tabular list of definitions -- pt. II. Symmetry in quantum mechanical systems. Examples of symmetry in quantum mechanical systems -- Matrix representation theory for finite groups -- Application to quantum mechanics -- Some results of the theory of continuous groups -- "Double" groups -- Permutation symmetry of many-particle wave functions -- The role of group theory in the coupling of states -- pt. III. Point symmetry and its consequences. Point groups -- Term splitting in crystal fields -- Additional methods in crystal field theory -- pt. IV. Translational symmetry of solids. Bravais lattices and Born-Von Karman boundary conditions -- Representations of cyclic groups -- Solid state "particles" -- Qualitative discussion of space groups -- pt. V. Special topics. Time reversal -- Jahn-Teller effect.
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pt. I. Elements of group theory. Tabular list of definitions --
pt. II. Symmetry in quantum mechanical systems. Examples of symmetry in quantum mechanical systems --
Matrix representation theory for finite groups --
Application to quantum mechanics --
Some results of the theory of continuous groups --
"Double" groups --
Permutation symmetry of many-particle wave functions --
The role of group theory in the coupling of states --
pt. III. Point symmetry and its consequences. Point groups --
Term splitting in crystal fields --
Additional methods in crystal field theory --
pt. IV. Translational symmetry of solids. Bravais lattices and Born-Von Karman boundary conditions --
Representations of cyclic groups --
Solid state "particles" --
Qualitative discussion of space groups --
pt. V. Special topics. Time reversal --
Jahn-Teller effect.