PHYS-724 / 4 credits

Teacher(s): Chergui Majed, Longetti Luca, Marroux Hugo Jean Baptiste

Language: English

Remark: Next time: Fall


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)

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22