PHYS-724 / 4 credits

Teacher: Vacat .

Language: English

Remark: Postponed to Fall 2022


Frequency

Every year

Summary

The course will cover fundamental concepts and recent developments in the field of ultrafast spectroscopy and introduce the basic theory to understand ultrafast (10-16 - 10-9 s) phenomena in chemistry, biology and condensed matter physics.

Content

Keywords

Picosecond, femtosecond, attosecond, chemistry, biology, materials, spectroscopy, pump-probe, Nonlinear optics, X-rays, electrons, pulsed X-ray sources (synchrotrons, X-ray free electron lasers), ultrashort electron pulses.

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Quantum mechanics

Molecular Physics-Condensed matter physics-physical chemistry

Expected student activities

Read an article in ultrafast science and formulate his/her own questions

In the programs

  • Exam form: Oral presentation (session free)
  • Subject examined: Ultrafast Phenomena
  • Lecture: 28 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 28 Hour(s)
  • Exam form: Oral presentation (session free)
  • Subject examined: Ultrafast Phenomena
  • Lecture: 28 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 28 Hour(s)
  • Exam form: Oral presentation (session free)
  • Subject examined: Ultrafast Phenomena
  • Lecture: 28 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 28 Hour(s)

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