Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Selected topics in advanced optics

MICRO-420

Lecturer(s) :

Martin Olivier

Language:

English

Summary

This course explores different facets of modern optics and photonics.

Content

Keywords

Maxwell's equations, optics, photonics, polarization, material constant, dispersion, light scattering, Mie scattering, plasmonics, gratings, photonic crystals, acousto-optics, electro-optics, metamaterials, nonlinear optics

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

General knowledge of fundamental optics, e.g. courses Ingénierie Optique I & II

Learning Outcomes

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

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Ex-cathedra and exercises on Matlab.

Expected student activities

Read the course material beforehand, participate actively during the lecture and during the exercises with Matlab. Go through the solution of the exercises and seek feedback when necessary.

Assessment methods

Oral exam.

Resources

Notes/Handbook

Provided on Moodle and during the lecture.

In the programs

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2017-2018, Master semester 1
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Selected topics in advanced optics
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2017-2018, Master semester 3
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Selected topics in advanced optics
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Microengineering, 2017-2018, Master semester 1
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Selected topics in advanced optics
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Microengineering, 2017-2018, Master semester 3
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Selected topics in advanced optics
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Photonics (edoc), 2017-2018
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Selected topics in advanced optics
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

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