Your browser has javascript turned off or blocked. This will lead to some parts of our website to not work properly or at all. Turn on javascript for best performance.

The browser you are using is not supported by this website. All versions of Internet Explorer are no longer supported, either by us or Microsoft (read more here:

Please use a modern browser to fully experience our website, such as the newest versions of Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari etc.


NATF010, 4.5 hp

This is a PhD level course.

This course gives a basic understanding of superconductors, superfluids and the quantum Hall effect, with emphasis on properties and phenomena that have applications in several branches of physics: beyond solid state physics also e.g. particle physics, nuclear physics and cosmology. The course is a reading or self-study course and is given once every few years.


Gösta Gustafson, Gosta [dot] Gustafson [at] thep [dot] lu [dot] se

Syllabus for course

Information about content, course goals and prerequisites.

Swedish original

English translation