Gion Calzaferri
Introduction to the Basic Terms of Band Structures JCE
Gion Calzaferri, University of Berne
Stephan Glaus, University of Berne
Marc Meyer, University of Berne
In this Mathcad document you will find an explanation of the concepts and applications of band structures, translational symmetry, crystal orbitals, Bloch functions, wave vectors, the Peierls distortion, density of states (DOS), crystal orbital overlap population (COOP), and Brillouin zones.