CH-417 / 3 crédits

Enseignant: Bostedt Christoph

Langue: Anglais


Summary

Introduction and application of photon based tools for chemical sciences: from basic concepts to optical and x-ray lasers

Content

Keywords

Optics, Lasers, X-rays, Ultrafast, Spectroscopy, Diffraction

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Quantum chemistry, General physics

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe optical concepts in the wave and photon picture
  • Design optical setups and experiments
  • Explain laser amplification and laser systems
  • Explain laboratory and accelerator based X-ray sources
  • Work out / Determine geometric structure and elemental composition from x-ray data

Teaching methods

 

Lectures and exercises

 

Expected student activities

Work on exercises and course material at home

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes

Resources

Bibliography

Saleh Teich, Fundamentals of Photonics

Nielsen Mc Morrow, Elements of Modern X-ray Physics

Ressources en bibliothèque

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Optical methods in chemistry
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Optical methods in chemistry
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14    CHB331
14-15    
15-16    CHB331
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Vendredi, 13h - 15h: Cours CHB331

Vendredi, 15h - 16h: Exercice, TP CHB331