"This book presents the idea and theories on which Modern Solid Physics is based. An attempt has been made to use the simplest and most feasible approach. Experimental details have been provided wherever necessary. There is in-depth coverage of topics like the Thermal, Magnetic, Electronic, Electrical and Superconducting properties of solid as these areas have numerous technological applications. Thoroughly revised and updated to suit current needs, the book is intended to be a complete text for BSc (Hons) and MSc Physics students. It can also be a good reference to the material scientists, electrical and electronic engineers and solid chemists."