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Berry phases in electronic structure theory [electronic resource] /
David Vanderbilt (Rutgers University, New Jersey).
imprint
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
description
pages cm
ISBN
9781107157651 (hardback)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
isbn
9781107157651 (hardback)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Introduction -- Invariance and quantization of charges and currents -- Review of electronic structure theory -- Berry phases and curvatures -- Electric polarization -- Topological insulators and semimetals -- Orbital magnetization and axion magnetoelectric coupling.
abstract
"Over the past 25 years, mathematical concepts associated with geometric phases have come to occupy a central place in our modern understanding of the physics of electrons in solids"--
catalogue key
12011501
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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