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PHY 251/420: Introduction to Condensed Matter Physics
Prof. S. Teitel stte@pas.rochester.edu  Fall 2006
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 

Solutions to the Final Exam are now posted on the Homework page.
Sunday, December 17, 2006 

The FINAL EXAM is now posted on the Homework page, or you can download it as a pdf file here. This is a closed book exam  no books, notes, classmates, friends, etc., may be consulted.
You may work only three hours on the exam, and you must return it to the box outside my office, BL 455B, by noon on Monday, December 18.
Solutions will be posted later this week.
You may pick up you HW 4 from the chair outside my office.
Have a happy holiday and break!
Friday, December 15, 2006 

All lecture notes for the class, including the last lecture 27, are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Wednesday, December 13, 2006 

Solutions to Problem Set 4 are now posted on the Homework page.
Tuesday, December 12, 2006 

Course evaluation forms will be passed out tomorrow in lecture.
Notes through lecture 26 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Solutions to Problem Set 4 should get posted by tomorrow noon at the latest.
Thursday, December 7, 2006 

Notes through lecture 24 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Wednesday, December 6, 2006 

Solutions to Problem Set 3 are now posted on the Homework page.
Tuesday, December 5, 2006 

Problem Set 4, due Monday, December 11, in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page.
The FINAL EXAM will be a take home exam. It will be posted on this website by noon on Sunday, December 17, and you must turn it in to the box outside my office by noon on Monday, December 18. You are honor bound to work no more than 3 hours total on the exam and to consult no books, notes, websites, or other human beings.
Notes through lecture 22 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Wednesday, November 29, 2006 

Notes through lecture 20 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
There will be a makeup lecture this Friday, December 1, at 3:00 pm in BL 208. Another makeup lecture will be the following Friday, December 8, same time and place.
Sunday, November 26, 2006 

Problem Set 3, due Monday, December 4, in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page.
Wednesday, November 22, 2006 

Solutions to the Midterm Exam are now posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 18 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
We have makeup lectures scheduled for Fridays, Dec. 1 and Dec. 8, at 3 pm, room TBA.
There will be two more homework assignments before the end of the semester. The next should get posted in the next day or two!
Thursday, November 9, 2006 

Solutions to Problem Set 2 are now posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 17 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Midterm Exam is Wednesday next week, November 15, in lecture.
Notes through lecture 15 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Wednesday, November 1, 2006 

The due date for Problem Set 2 has been postponed until Wednesday, November 8, in lecture.
The date for the Midterm Exam has been set for Wednesday, November 15, in lecture. The exam is closed book and will cover material through the end of ThomasFermi screening.
Tuesday, October 24, 2006 

Problem Set 2, due Monday, November 6, in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 12 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
The Midterm Exam has been tentatively scheduled for the 2nd week of November. Details to follow.
The Final Exam has been set by the registrar for Sunday, December 17, 7:15 pm in BL 269.
Thursday, October 12, 2006 

Solutions to Problem Set 1 are now posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 9 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Note that our next lecture will be Wednesday, October 18. Monday we are off for Fall Break! There will be a makeup lecture Friday next week from 2:00  3:15 pm in BL 106.
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 

I regret that I have to cancel lecture today. Lectures will resume Monday, October 9. You may have an extension on the first Problem Set until then. To make up for today's missed lecture, we will have an extra lecture next week on Friday, October 13, 2:003:15 pm. in BL 106.
Thursday, September 28, 2006 

The lecture of Monday, October 2, is canceled. We will have a makeup lecture Friday, October 20, 2:00  3:15 pm, room to be announced. Next lecture continues on Wednesday, October 4 (when HW 1 is due), at the regular time.
Notes through lecture 7 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Tuesday, September 26, 2006 

Notes through lecture 6 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Thursday, September 21, 2006 

Problem Set 1, due Wednesday, October 4, in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page. The first problem may be a bit tricky until you see the right way to set it up.
Notes through lecture 5 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Thursday, September 14, 2006 

Notes through lecture 3 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Tuesday, September 12, 2006 

Notes through the second lecture are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Sunday, September 10, 2006 

Notes for the first lecture are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Saturday, August 26, 2006 

Welcome to Physics 251/420, Introduction to Condensed Matter Physics!
Look on this website for all homework, lecture notes, and other information about the class.

