[ TPBPBUEGRU3 ] UE Fundamentals of Physics III (Waves, Optics, Photonics)

Es ist eine neuere Version 2024W dieser LV im Curriculum Bachelor's programme Fundamentals of Natural Sciences for Technology 2024W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Physics Peter Zeppenfeld 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Technical Physics 2013W
Objectives Exercise on the most important concepts of optics and wave phenomena. Introduction to the scientific approach and methods of solving problems in physics. Application of these methods to specific physical systems.
Subject Maxwell equations, wave equation, refractive index and dispersion; reflexion, transmission and refraction, polarization and anisotropic materials; Fresnel equations; geometrical optics; optical devices; interference and coherence; wave optics; diffraction; guided waves; basics of photonics.
Criteria for evaluation (1) number of successfully solved exercises and (2) quality of the presentation and participation in the exercise class.
Methods Autonomous solution of problems (individually or in small groups) and presentation of these solutions in the class.
Language German
Study material announced in the lecture and/or the exercise class.
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 25
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority