MSE 3050

MSE 3050

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

Examines the electronic, magnetic, and dielectric properties of materials, including an understanding of the atomic level interactions that give rise to these properties. Topics include: use of tensors to describe equilibrium and transport macroscopic physical properties; connection between symmetry and properties; ferroelectrics, ferromagnets, and multiferroics; dispersion relations of phonons and electrons in solids; and effects of defects. Applications in microelectronics are discussed.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MATH 2930 or MATH 2940, MSE 2060, MSE 2620, MSE 3010, PHYS 2213, or permission of instructor.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: MSE 5850

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9948 MSE 3050   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Graduate students wanting to get graduate credit for this course should enroll in 5850. Graduate students wanting to enroll in this course at the undergraduate level should contact Michele Conrad at

  •  9949 MSE 3050   DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: In Person