Open Courseware and Resources

- Physics: science of matter and its motion, as well as space and time, deals with concepts such as force, energy, mass, and charge (Wikipedia).

Theory of Solids

second term of theoretical treatment, linear response theory (the physics of disorder), superconductivity (local moment & itinerant magnetism), Kondo problem & Fermi liquid theory, course download

Condensed Matter Field Theory (courses)

  • Quantum Condensed Matter Field Theory - particles to fields, quantisation, operators, Tight-binding, Quantum magnetism & Antiferromagnetism, Bogoliubov theory, Fyenman path integral, Statistical mechanics, Double well potential, Coherent states, Many-body path integral, Applications, Weakly interacting electron gas, Random phase approximation, Bose-Einstein condensation, Superfluidity, Cooper instability, Superconductivity
  • Quantum Condensed Matter Physics - Broken symmetry, quasi-particles and collective phenomena, Fermi-Liquid Theory, Strong Correlation, Quantum Magnetism, Bogoluibov Theory, Correlated Quantum Spins, Luttinger Liquid Theory, Electron-phonon interaction, BCS Superconductivity, Atomic Condensation, Anderson Localisation, Hopping conductivity, Integer & Fractional Quantum Hall effect

Physics Lecture Demonstrations

information and pictures used for preparing and performing undergraduate lecture demonstrations: Mechanics, Waves, Properties of Heat and Matter, Electricity and Magnetism, Optics, Modern and Contemporary Physics, Astronomy and Perception, download

Lecture Notes on General Relativity

introductory general relativity, manifolds, Riemannian geometry, Einstein's equations & 3 applications: gravitational radiation, black holes, cosmology

Solid-state physics, Quantum Condensed Matter Physics (courses)

  • Solid-state Physics - What is Condensed Matter Physics?, Review of Quantum Mechanics Statistical Mechanics, Broken Translational Invariance in the Solid State, Electronic Bands
  • Quantum Condensed Matter Physics - Conventions, Notation, Reminders, Formalism, Perturbation Theory, Feynman Diagrams & Green Functions, Imaginary-Time Formalism, Measurements & Correlation Functions, Functional Integrals, Spin Systems & Magnons, Many-Body Theory, Renormalization Group, Fermions, Electrons, Rudiments of Conformal Field Theory, Mean-Field Theory, Superconductivity, Density waves, Topology, Braiding Statistics, and Gauge Fields, Quantum Hall Effect, Electron Fractionalization, Impurities, Non-Linear σ-Models, Localization

Alberta Learning Physics Project

applets: mathematics, kinematics, forces, circular motion, motion in gravitational field, momentum, work & energy, waves, optics, electromagnetism

General Physics

basic physics and physical methodology, prerequisite for further studies in science and engineering at a college level, Newtonian mechanics, wave phenomena and thermodynamics with calculus

Physics Online Course

Measurement in Mechanics, Rate of Change, Motion in One Dimension, Constant Acceleration in One Dimension, Vector Arithmetic, Motion in Two Dimensions, Newton's Laws of Motion, Applying Newton's Laws of Motion, Circular Motion, Work and Kinetic Energy, Potential Energy and Fields, Systems of Many Particles, Linear Momentum and Collisions, Rotation, Rotational Dynamics, Equilbrium and Elasticity, Vibration, Gravity, Fluid Mechanics, Mechanical Waves


Electrostatic Interaction, Electric Field Vector, Gauss's Law & Coulomb's Law Charge, density and the electric field of an extended body, Electric Fields, Electric Potential, Calculating Electric Potential, Substance in an electric field, Capacitors, Parallel Plate Capacitor, Systems of Capacitors, Electric Current, Resistors, Systems of Resistors, Sources of Electromotive Force, Kirchoff's Rules, Applications of Kirchhoffs Rules, Charging and Discharging a Capacitor, Sinusoidal Alternating Current, Relation between Current and Voltage

Waves, Fields and Optics

Geometrical optics, Mechanical and electromagnetic oscillations, Basic properties of waves, Mechanical waves, Electromagnetic waves

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