[ 261WAPHELBV20 ] VL Introduction to Laser Processing

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B3 - Bachelor's programme 3. year Physics Johannes Heitz 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Technical Physics 2022W
Objectives Basics of Laser-material interactions, with respect to industrial, medical and scientific applications
  • Introduction: Laser
  • Laser-drilling, -cutting, -welding, -marking
  • Laser-induced temperature rise in matter, melting, evaporation
  • Ablation with Short-pulse- und Ultra-short-pulse-Lasers
  • Special applications of lasers
  • Introduction: Lasers in medicine
Criteria for evaluation Oral exam or written test
Methods Stepwise development of contents using Powerpoint slides
Language German or English
Study material D. Bäuerle: Laser Processing and Chemistry, 4th Ed. Springer 2011 P. Schaaf: Laser Processing of Materials: Fundamentals, Applications and Developments, Springer 2010 J. Bliedtner, H. Müller, A. Barz: Lasermaterialbearbeitung, Carl Hanser Verlag München 2013
Changing subject? No
Further information Until term 2020S known as: 261WALAELBV13 VL Introduction to Laser Processing
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment