387.077 Photonics-Vert.
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VU, 4.0h, 6.0EC, to be held in blocked form
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  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 6.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to study an advanced photonic problem using literature research and possibly experimental work. They also are able to present the results in a scientifically correct form.

Subject of course

Literature search, numerical treatment and experimental work on photonics, THz Photonics, THz imaging with few-cycle THz pulses, electro-optic detection of THz pulses, THz generation with femtosecond lasers, Optoelectronics, Fabrication of a semiconductor laser, design of a laser based on quantized transitions, investigation of the mode spectrum, determination of the quantum efficiency, Generation of ultrashort pulses, applications of ultrashort pulses, generation of high harmonics

Teaching methods

Literature resrche,  theoretical and/or experimental work

Mode of examination




Course dates

Tue14:00 - 15:0011.10.2022Seminarraum 387 Vorbesprechung
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Submission of a trial 'publication'.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
03.10.2022 11:30 20.10.2022 14:00



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