Table of contents for Quantum liquids : Bose condensation and Cooper pairing in condensed-matter systems / A.J. Leggett.


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1  Quantum liquids
11   Indistinguishability and the symmetry of the many-body wave
function                                                         3
1.2  The ermni-Dirac and BoseEinstein disributions: BEC in
a noninteracting gas                                             8
1.3  Cooper pairing                                                  13
I:4  The experimental systems                                        15
S.5  Superconductivity and superfluidty basic phenomenology          20
Appendix                                                             26
S   EC: Its definition, origin, occurrence, and consequences           31
2.1  Definition of BEC in an interacting system                      31
2.2  The order parameter and the superfluid velocity; alternative
definitions of BEC                                              34
2.3  Why should BEC occur in an interacting system? When
does it (not)?                                                  40
2    Pseudo-BEC in a Fermi system (Cooper pairing)                   46
2.5  The consequences of BEG: preview of coming attractions          53
2.6  Fragmented BEC                                                  60
Appendices                                                           63
3   Liquid  He                                                           71
3.1  Anomalous properties of the He-HI phase                         72
312  Direct evidence for BEC in He-1                                 73
33   The two-fluid model of He-II: static effects                    76
3.4  The two-fluid model: dynaical effects                           83
3.5  Quantized vortices, phase slip and the Josephson effect         9
S3.  The excitation spectrum of liquid He-II                         98
3.7  Microscopic theories of He-II                                   02
4  The Bose alkali gases                                                13
4.1  The atoms: structure, trapping, and diagnostics                113
42  s-wave scattering and effective interaction                     11
4.3  The Gross-Pitaevskii equation: some simple applications        123
4.4  The Bogoliubov approximation                                  1.31
45   Coherence and interference in dilute alkali Bose gases        134
4.6  Optical lattices                                              145
S7   Signatnures of superfluidity in the BEC alkali gases           50
Appen ix                                                           157
5   Classical superconductivity                                        165
5.1  The normal state                                              165
5.2  The effective electron-electron interaction                   170
5.3  The Cooper instability                                        175
5.4  BCS theory at 7  0                                            178
5.5  Excited states and finite-temperature BCS theory              18
5.6  The two-fluid model fr superconductors: the Meissne effect    190
5.7  The Ginzburg-Landau theory                                    198
5.8  Generalizations of BCS: the "non-pair-breaking case           208
5.9  Pair-breaking effects                                         216
5.10 The Josephson effe t                                          223
Appendices                                                         228
6   Superfluid 3He                                                     251
6.1  The normal phase of liquid 3He                                251
6.2  Anisotropic Cooper pairing                                    254
6.3  Generalized Ginzburg-Landau approach: spin fluctuation
feedback                                                       260
6.4  Spontaneously broken spin-orbit synmetry and spin dynamics    265
6.5  Supercurrents, textures and defects                           272
Appendix                                                           281
7   Cuprate superconductivity                                          283
"71  Introduction                                                  283
7.2  The cuprates: composition, structure, and phase diagram       284
.3   The cuprates: principal experimental properties               295
7.4  Normal state at optimal doping                                296
.5  The "pseudogap" regime                                        302
7.6  Superconducting state                                         304
.7   Some preliminary comments on the experimental data            313
7.8  What do we know for sure about cuprate superconductivity?     314
7.9  The cuprates: questions and ideas                             326
.10 Novel consequences of Cooper pairing in the cuprates           336
Appendices                                                         34
8  Miscellaneous topics                                                349
8.1  Noncuprate exotic" superconductors                            349
82   Liquid SHe in aerogel                                         355
8.3  Supersolids                                                   358
8.4  Fermi alkali gases: the BEC-BCS crossover                      64
Appendix                                                           371



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Superconductivity, Quantum liquids, Condensation