Contents: Geometry of Lattices; Lattice Vibrations: Phonons; Electrons in a Lattice.; Normal metals and semiconductors; Statistics and Thermodynamics; Classical dc Transport; Electrodynamics of Metals; Acoustical Properties; Optical Properties of Semiconductors; Excitons; Doped semiconductors; Basics of quantum transport; Ballistic Transport; Tunneling and Coulomb blockage; Quantum Hall Effect; Superconductivity; Microscopic Theory; Ginzburg-Landau Theory; Tunnel Junction. Josephson Effect; Mesoscopic Superconductivity. |