Introduction to group theory for molecules and solids
Advanced course given by Andrea Dal Corso
Start: 04-06-2021 End: 30-07-2021 Room: 131
Schedule: Fri 14:30 - 17:00
- Introduction to the symmetry of molecules and solids.
- Abstract theory of finite groups.
- Introduction to the theory of representations.
- The 32 crystallographic point groups.
- Symmetry classification of the vibrational modes of a molecule.
- Symmetry classification of Bloch wave-functions and phonon modes in solids.