Physics 581 Resources

Resources for Physics 581

Dr. John S. Colton

Errata for Kittel Textbook

Here is a compilation of errors that I and others have discovered in Kittel, Introduction to Solid State Physics, 8th edition.


Here are some handouts I have prepared to help clarify or add information on several selected topics.

Supplementary Material

  • Dr. Harold Stokes' computer resources website, which includes a section for Solid State Physics. Among other things, it has 3D crystal structure models for several common structures.
  • A site listing examples of materials having a wide variety of crystal structures: //