Theory of Magnetism / Edition 1

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Overview

This is the first comprehensive tutorial to treat the subject of magnetism on the graduate level. The book examines four major aspects of its subject: electronic states of magnetic ions in crystals and their exchange interactions; ferro and antiferromagnetism in exchange coupled localized spin systems; magnetic properties of itenerant electron systems; and Kondo effects and related topics.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540606512
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 5/2/2001
  • Series: Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences, #122
  • Edition description: 1st ed. 1996. Corr. 2nd printing 1998
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 323
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.88 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Electronic States of Free Magnetic Ions 3
2 Interactions Between Atomic Nucleus and Electrons 13
3 Magnetic Ions in Crystals 25
4 Exchange Interactions 49
5 Molecular-Field Theory 67
6 Molecular-Field Theory for Antiferromagnets 75
7 Paramagnetic Susceptibility and Critical Phenomena 87
8 Spin-Wave Theory of Ferromagnets 107
9 Spin-Wave Theory of Antiferromagnets 125
10 Two-Dimensional XY Model - Kosterlitz-Thouless Transition 145
11 Magnetism of Free Electrons 155
12 Coulomb Interaction Between Electrons 169
13 Theory of Strong Electron Correlation 181
14 RPA Theory of Ferromagnetism in Metals 201
15 s-d Model and Anderson Hamiltonian 221
16 Kondo Effect 241
17 Ground State of s-d System 253
18 Anderson's Orthogonality Theorem 271
19 Behavior of the s-d System at Low Temperatures 285
References 309
Subject Index 317
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