8.513 Many-Body Theory for Condensed Matter Systems

As taught in: Fall 2004

The Claussius-Clapeyron relation.

A very useful guide to the shape of the melting curve is the Claussius-Clapeyron relation. (Image by Prof. Senthil Todadri.)

Level:

Graduate

Instructors:

Prof. Senthil Todadri

Course Features

Course Description

This course covers the concepts and physical pictures behind various phenomena that appear in interacting many-body systems. Visualization occurs through concentration on path integral, mean-field theories and semi-classical picture of fluctuations around mean-field state.