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Published: 27 September 2018

514 Pages | 356 grayscale line figures and 1 halftone figure


ISBN: 9780198829942

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Electrical Properties of Materials

Tenth Edition

Laszlo Solymar, Donald Walsh, and Richard R. A. Syms

  • Covers the whole field of the electrical properties of materials, including device applications
  • Includes problems and worked solutions to support student learning
  • Covers recent applications in dielectrophoresis, Raman spectroscopy, thermoelectricity, and pyroelectricity
  • Appendices on memory elements and medical imaging

New to this Edition:

  • Updates on a number of topics including graphene, building in the third dimension, spintronics, light emitting diodes, superconductivity
  • New sections on wide band gap semiconductors, fibre lasers, laser printers, photoacoustics, magnetoelectrics, biferroics, magnetoreception, and Positron Emission Tomography
  • New derivation (tight binding approximation) added to the three existing derivations on band theory.
  • Updated sections on semiconductor technology, semiconductor devices, nanoelectronics, plasma etching, ferroelectric materials, and spintronics

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