Introductory materials
  • J.M.Ziman, "Elements of advanced quantum theory", Cambridge University Press, 1969
  • Ch.Kittel, "Introduction to solid state physics", Wiley & Sons, 2005
  • J.M.Ziman, "Principles of the theory of solids", Cambridge University Press, 1979
  • N.W.Ashcroft and N.D.Mermin, "Solid state physics", Thomson learning, 1976

  • Suggested reading
  • G.Mahan, "Many-particle physics", Kluwer academic, 2000
  • A.A.Abrikosov, L.P.Gorkov, and I.E.Dzyaloshinski, "Methods of quantum field theory in statistical physics", Dover Publications, 1963
  • H.Bruus and K.Flensberg, "Many-body quantum theory in condensed matter physics", Oxford Graduate Texts, 2004
  • R.Mattuck, "A guide to Feynman diagrams in the many-body problem", Dover Publications, 1992