# Modern trends in the theory of condensed matter : proceedings of the XVI Karpacz Winter School of Theoretical Physics, February 19-March 3, 1979, Karpacz, Poland / edited by A. Pękalski and J. Przystawa.

Material type: TextSeries: Lecture notes in physics ; 115.Publication details: Berlin ; New York : Springer-Verlag, 1980. Description: 1 online resource (ix, 597 pages) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783540386285; 3540386289; 354009752X; 9783540097525Subject(s): Liquid helium | Phase transformations (Statistical physics) | Condensed matter | Condensed matter | Liquid helium | Phase transformations (Statistical physics) | 33.26 statistical physics | Statistische mechanicaGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Congresses (form) Additional physical formats: Print version:Winter School of Theoretical Physics, 16th, Karpacz, Poland, 1979.: Modern trends in the theory of condensed matter.DDC classification: 530.4 LOC classification: QC145.45.H4 | W56 1979Other classification: 33.26 | 18a | 33.60 | 33.61 Online resources: Click here to access onlineItem type | Current library | Collection | Call number | Status | Date due | Barcode | Item holds |
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Contains most of the lectures, some revised, presented at the Winter School, which was organized by the Institute of Theoretical Physics of the University of Wrocław.

Includes bibliographical references.

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Some experiments with liquid helium -- Diatomic molecules and cooper pairs -- Current density in the BCS ground state for a spatially non-uniform anisotropic superfluid -- Hamiltonian equations of hydrodynamics of quantum liquid in the presence of solitons -- Theory of ion mobility in liquid 3He -- The excitation spectra of liquid 4He at zero temperature and of a 3He atom moving in it -- Autocorrelation functions of density and transversal current for 3He(B) in the collisionless regime -- Microscopic derivation of orbital hydrodynamic equations in superfluid 3He-A -- Classical charged fluids at high density -- Locally nonuniform fluids -- Random walks on random lattices -- A lecture on the topological theory of defects in ordered media: How the old theory was leading to paradoxes, and how their resolution comes within the larger frameworks of homotopy theory -- The frustration model -- Macroscopic description of spin glasses -- Spin glasses for the long ranged and short ranged bond ising models without using the replica method -- Spin glass with nonmagnetic impurities -- Magnetic excitations in ferromagnets and structural disorder -- May disorder create frequency gaps in phonon spectra? -- Mott versus anderson localization in 1t-TaS2 -- Theory of impurity states in heavily doped semiconductors -- "On the fermi surfaces of random substitutional alloys" -- Theory of superconducting transition temperature, pair susceptibility, and coherence length -- Phase transitions and symmetry -- Theory of elastic phase transitions and soft acoustic modes -- Structural phase transitions into incommensurate phases -- On the theory of structural phase transitions in magnetic crystals -- Displacive reconstruction phase transitions of clean transition metal and semiconductor surfaces -- Dense phases of hydrogen -- Properties of metals and the local geometry of the fermi surfaces -- A new method of obtaining information about phonon density of states and electron-phonon interaction in metals -- Interaction between strong radiation fields and two-level atoms: A canonical transformation approach.

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