First cycle
degree courses
Second cycle
degree courses
Single cycle
degree courses
School of Engineering
ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING
Course unit
STRUCTURE OF MATTER
INN1033356, A.A. 2017/18

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18

Information on the course unit
Degree course Second cycle degree in
ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING
IN0520, Degree course structure A.Y. 2008/09, A.Y. 2017/18
N0
bring this page
with you
Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination STRUCTURE OF MATTER
Department of reference Department of Information Engineering
E-Learning website https://elearning.dei.unipd.it/course/view.php?idnumber=2017-IN0520-000ZZ-2017-INN1033356-N0
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge PIERGIORGIO NICOLOSI FIS/03

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Educational activities in elective or integrative disciplines FIS/03 Material Physics 9.0

Mode of delivery (when and how)
Period Second semester
Year 1st Year
Teaching method frontal

Organisation of didactics
Type of hours Credits Hours of
teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 9.0 72 153.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 26/02/2018
End of activities 01/06/2018

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
6 A.A. 2016/2017 01/10/2016 15/03/2018 NICOLOSI PIERGIORGIO (Presidente)
NALETTO GIAMPIERO (Membro Effettivo)
PELIZZO MARIA-GUGLIELMINA (Supplente)
POLETTO LUCA (Supplente)
VALLONE GIUSEPPE (Supplente)
VILLORESI PAOLO (Supplente)
ZUPPELLA PAOLA (Supplente)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: fundamental physics
calculus
Target skills and knowledge: Knowledge of basic principles of the modern physics.
Capability of understanding advanced texts.
Capability to develop further autonomous study on more complex
text.
Capability of experiment data interpretation.
Examination methods: Assignments during the course. Final written or oral exam.
Assessment criteria: Knowledge, competence, synthesis, clarity, autonomous elaboration.
Course unit contents: Introduction to atomic physics. Quantum mechanics principles. Elementary applications of quantum mechanics. Atoms. Atomic spectra. Molecules and molecular spectra. Absorption and spontaneous and stimulated emission of e.m. radiation. Statistical mechanics. Electron theory in cristals. Band theory in solids.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Lectures. Practical demonstrations and exercises. Laboratory visits.
Additional notes about suggested reading: Copy of lecture slides.
Note of lectures
Further readings suggestion
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Isberg-Resnick, Quantum Physics of Atoms, Molecules Solids, Nuclei and Particles. --: J.Wiley, --. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Kittel, Introduction to Solid State physics. --: J Wiley, --. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Ibach-Luth, Solid State Physics. --: Springer Verlag, --. Cerca nel catalogo