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In debyes model applicable to crystals, inherent states are perfect crystalline arrangements, and harmonic vibrations are phonons. Nowadays, glassy solid or amorphous solid is considered to be the overarching concept, and glass the more special case. Free solid state physics books download ebooks online textbooks. Elasticity, fluctuations and thermodynamics of crystals, thermodynamics of phonons, hohenbergmerminwagner theorem, ginzburglandau theory and landaus quantum hydrodynamics, bosonic matter, magnetism in charge insulators, jordanwigner transformation and xxz chain, coherentspin states and berry. Amorphous solids differ from crystalline solids and resemble liquids in many respects. This class notes covered entire syllabus of jee main and jee advanced.
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