Experimental Methods in Solid State Physics
Module version of SS 2017 (current)
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|SS 2017||SS 2011|
PH1318 is a semester module in German or English language at Master’s level which is offered every semester.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Catalogue of student seminars for condensed matter physics
- Catalogue of student seminars for Applied and Engineering Physics
If not stated otherwise for export to a non-physics program the student workload is given in the following table.
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|120 h||30 h||4 CP|
Responsible coordinator of the module PH1318 is Peter Böni.
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
Seminar talks by students about experimental methods in solid state physics
After successful participation in the module the student can
1.) use the basic methods of literature retrieval
2.) condense their knowledge from scientific papers into a presentation
3.) obtain presentation skills
4.) has learned details about different experimental methods in solid state physics
Student is familiar with solid state physics
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|PS||2||Seminar on Experimental Methods in Solid State Physics||Böni, P. Hugenschmidt, C. Pfleiderer, C.||
Thu, 10:45–12:15, virtuell
|RE||2||Revision Course to Seminar on Experimental Methods in Solid State Physics||
Responsible/Coordination: Pfleiderer, C.
Learning and Teaching Methods
Preparation and presentation of a scientific talk, beamer presentation, board work, advisor discussion, literature studies
Presentation materials, complementary literature, internet
Specialized literature to the individual topics of the seminar talks will be provided
own literature search
Description of exams and course work
In the course of the seminar each student individually prepares a talk on a topic of current research. Based on this talk the learning outcome is tested.
There is a possibility to take the exam in the following semester.
Current exam dates
Currently TUMonline lists the following exam dates. In addition to the general information above please refer to the current information given during the course.
|Seminar Talk in Experimental Methods in Solid State Physics for M.Sc. Students|
|Sun, 2021-02-07||Dummy-Termin, Leistung wird im Rahmen der Veranstaltung erbracht. // Dummy date. Course work during the semester.||till 2021-02-06|