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  • This article describes the history of the creation and further development of Landau's famous works on phase transitions, diamagnetism of electron gas (Landau levels), and quantum transitions at a level crossing (the Landau-Zener phenomenon), and its role in modern physics. 2009 Uspekhi Fizicheskikh Nauk and P N Lebedev Physics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

published proceedings


author list (cited authors)

  • Pokrovsky, V. L.

citation count

  • 9

complete list of authors

  • Pokrovsky, VL

publication date

  • November 2009