Contemporary Problems of Physics

Lectures: 10 hours

Practical studies: 10 hours

Self-instruction: 4 hours

1 master course (2 term)
Academics: 
Course program: 

Quantum Hall Effect.

Two-dimensional electron systems.

Conductivity and Hall effect in two-dimensional metal. Integer quantum Hall effect. 

Fractional quantum Hall effect. 

Metamaterials.

Classification and functional properties of metamaterials. 

Medium with з negative dielectric and magnetic permeabilities.

Propagation of electromagnetic waves in media with negative dielectric and magnetic permeabilities . 

Refraction of electromagnetic waves at the bound with medium possessing negative dielectric and magnetic permeabilities .

Application of effects in media with negative dielectric and magnetic permeabilities.  Superlens.

Low-dimension Quantum Structures in Crystals.

Quantum wells, quantum wires, and quantum dots. 

Classification of heterostructures and superlattices.

Electron energetic spectrum in  у quantum wells, quantum wires, quantum dots, and superlattices.

Application of  quantum-dimensional structures.
 

Knowledge tests: 

Exam

Literature: 

Basic

1. Нобелевская лекция 1985г. УФН, т.150, N1, с.107-126, 1986. 2. Нобелевские лекции по физике.-1998. УФН, т.170, N3, с.289-291, 2000. 3. Нобелевские лекции по физике.-2000. УФН, т.172, N9, с.1068-1109, 2002. 4. УФН, т.92, N3, с.517-526, 1967. 5. Ari Sihvola. Metamaterials in electromagnetics. Metamaterials, v.1, p.2-11, 2007.

Optional

1. J.B. Pendry. Negative refraction. Contemporary Physics, v.45, N3, p.191-202, 2004. 2. І.П.Пінкевич, В.Й.Сугаков. Теорія твердого тіла. - К., 2006. 3. Л.Е.Воробьев и др. Оптические явления в полупроводниковых квантово-размерных структурах. - Санкт-Петербург, Изд.СПбГТУ, 2000.