Neutron Scattering - I (Fall semester 2012)

Group Outing in Flims

NSM group charges up the batteries in Flims

Jan 14-15, 2014

Group Conference

NSM's annual Ascona conference. Recent scientific progress is presented and discussed. Gediminas gives a climbing masterclass in nearby vertical hotspot.

June 4-6, 2013

Semester & Diploma work


Several projects are available

Lecture course 402-0543: Neutron Scattering in Condensed Matter Physics -I

Prof. Dr. Andrey Zheludev

Schedule: HIT F13 Wed. L: 14:00-16:00. U (starting 28.9.10): 16:00-17:00

19.09.12   -Lecture 1: Introduction to neutron scattering
26.09.12   -Lecture 2.1: Fundamentals of neutron scattering
03.10.12   -Lecture 2.2: Nuclear elastic scattering
10.10.12   -Lecture 3.1: Lattice dynamics
17.10.12   -Lecture 3.2: Inelastic scattering from crystals
24.10.12   -Lecture 3.3: Sum rules and incoherent scattering
31.10.12   -Lecture 4.1: Diffuse scattering (S. Gvasaliya)
07.11.12   -- cancelled
14.11.12   -Lecture 4.2: Scattering from liquids
21.11.12   -Lecture 5: Neutron optics
28.11.12   -Lecture 6.1 Magnetic cross section
05.12.12   -Lecture 6.2: Magnetic neutron diffraction
12.12.12   -Lecture 6.3:Spin waves in magnetically ordered crystals
19.12.12   -Special Lecture: Low-dimensional quantum magnets

Slides and script download


The following books are highly recommended as study material for this course:

Excellent books on particular topics in neutron scattering:

Not directly related to the course, but also very useful:


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