Solid State Spectroscopy - Summer Term 2020

Prof. B. Keimer, Dr. C. Ast, Dr. E. Benckiser, Dr. M. Hepting, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research

Lecture with exercise course

Until further notice, the lecture will be held virtually via an online presentation system. To get access to the online system, please email one of the lecturers in advance.

Lectures: Mondays, 9:45-11:15 AM, and Thursdays, 11:30 AM -1:00 PM

Please note that we are offering a lab tour at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research on Thursday, July 2nd. Meeting point is the main entrance at 12:00 noon.

Exercises: Mondays, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, Q&A session: Mondays, 8:30 - 9:30 AM

Lecture notes

Elastic Nuclear Neutron Scattering
Magnetic Neutron Scattering
Inelastic Neutron Scattering
Optical Spectroscopy I
Optical Spectroscopy II
Optical Spectroscopy III
X-ray Spectroscopy (XAS, REXS) revised version!
Light Scattering I revised version
Light Scattering II
Angle-resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy (ARPES)
Script (updated Jul 20th)
Examples STM
Electron Scattering (rev. Jun 30)
Rutherford Backscattering and Mössbauer Spectroscopy
Muon Spectroscopy
Scanning Tunneling Microscopy
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy


Exercises - Problem sets

Problem set 1: (Due date: May, 5th 2020)
Problem set 2: (Due date: May, 12th 2020)
Problem set 3: (Due date: May, 18th 2020)
Problem set 4: (Due date: May, 25th 2020)
Problem set 5: (Due date: June, 8th 2020)
Problem set 6: (Due date: June, 15th 2020)
Problem set 7: (Due date: June, 22nd 2020)
Problem set 8: (Due date: June, 29th 2020)
Problem set 9: (Due date: July, 6th 2020)
Problem set 10: (Due date: July, 13th 2020)

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