Quantum Theory of Condensed Matter

This module will introduce methods of many-body quantum mechanics, as applied to condensed matter physics. The fundamental formalism and techniques are presented, with examples of applications to relevant physical systems.

Most modules require a 2.2 degree in a related discipline or equivalent professional experience.

Should you have any queries regarding your eligibility, please contact us at info@advancecentre.ie


On completion of this module students should be able to:
1.Acquire a knowledge of the basic tools used by a theoretical physicist involving many-body quantum mechanics, including tight-binding formalism, Green's functions, quantum transport techniques, quantum phase transitions.
2.Apply these techniques to physical problems of relevance in modern condensed matter science.

Learn from world renowned academic staff in Ireland’s leading, future focused and globally recognised colleges.

Gain an accredited NFQ qualification/micro credential that you may count towards a full award if you so wish in the future.

Previous modules may be used as recognition of prior learning towards Advance Centre degree programmes.

Equip yourself with the latest in demand skillset, tools, know-how and knowledge to succeed in your career.

Gain a competitive edge, influence growth and steer strategic goals in your organisation upon completion of your studies with the Advance Centre.

Yes, if you complete this module it can be credited as part of the Professional Diploma Quantum Engineering.

Quantum Theory of Condensed Matter

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