Recommended literature



General - more sophisticated (but really good stuff!)

  • D.I. Khomskii: Basic Aspects of the Quantum Theory of Solids: Order and Elementary Excitations (Table of contents)
  • D.I. Khomskii: Transition metal compounds (online via heidi)
  • P. Fazekas: Lecture notes on electron correlation and magnetism
  • J. Ziman: Principles of the theory of solids


Electronic properties and bands:

  • J. Singleton: Band theory and electronic properties of solids



  • Buckel/Kleiner: Supraleitung (the textbook on SC)
  • Annett: Supraleitung, Suprafluidität und Kondensate



  • S. Blundell: Magnetism in Condensed Matter
  • W. Nolting, A. Ramakanth: Quantum Theory of Magnetism (theory)
  • N. Majlis: The Quantum Theory of Magnetism (theory)