Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Photonic micro- and nanosystems

MICRO-504

Lecturer(s) :

Quack Niels

Language:

English

Summary

This course aims at providing engineering and design guidelines for selected Photonic Micro- and Nanosystems. In particular, Optical MEMS and Integrated Photonics are reviewed. Standard fabrication processes and related design approaches are introduced and product aspects are discussed.

Content

Keywords

Optical MEMS, MOEMS, Silicon Photonics, Microspectrometers, Spatial Light Modulators.

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Recommended courses

Important concepts to start the course

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

The lecture will be given ex cathedra. Exercices and design examples will be discussed for selected systems. Short experiments will demonstrate selected particularities of spatial light modulators. A selection of scientific papers will be distributed and discussed.

Expected student activities

Attend lectures, read the course material, participate actively during discussions.

Assessment methods

Oral examination at the end of the course.

Resources

Bibliography

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

Lecture powerpoint slides will be available to download via moodle before each class.

Moodle Link

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German