227-0125-00L  Optics and Photonics

SemesterFrühjahrssemester 2021
DozierendeJ. Leuthold
Periodizitätjährlich wiederkehrende Veranstaltung

KurzbeschreibungThis lecture covers both - the fundamentals of "Optics" such as e.g. "ray optics", "coherence", the "Planck law" or the "Einstein relations" but also the fundamentals of "Photonics" on the generation, processing, transmission and detection of photons.
LernzielA sound base for work in the field of optics and photonics will be given.
InhaltChapter 1: Ray Optics
Chapter 2: Electromagnetic Optics
Chapter 3: Polarization
Chapter 4: Coherence and Interference
Chapter 5: Fourier Optics and Diffraction
Chapter 6: Guided Wave Optics
Chapter 7: Optical Fibers
Chapter 8: The Laser
SkriptLecture notes will be handed out.
Voraussetzungen / BesonderesFundamentals of Electromagnetic Fields (Maxwell Equations) & Bachelor Lectures on Physics.