Classical and quantum fluids.
The superfluidity of He(II).
Flux quantisation and vortices.
Discovery; basic properties of superconductors (electric, magnetic and thermodynamic).
Type I and type II superconductivity.
The BCS theory of superconductivity.
Non-conventional superconductivity and superfluidity.
Magnetism of isolated atoms: diamagnetism, paramagnetism, Hundt's rules.
Magnetic interactions: dipolar magnetic interaction, exchange interaction.
Magnetic order: ferromagnetism, antiferromagnetism and ferrimagnetism. Weiss-Néel model.
Kondo effect and Hubbard's model.
Bibliography of reference
Superconductivity, superfluids and condensates, J.F. Annett, Oxford Univ. Press (2004).
Introduction to superconductivity, A.C. Rose-Innes and E.H.Rhoderic, Pergamon Press.
Magnetism in Condensed Matter, S. Blundell, Oxford. Univ. Press (2001).