[ 461QCESQEOV23 ] VL Quantum Electronics and Optics

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Physics Thomas Fromherz 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Master's programme Physics 2023W
Objectives Part 1: Quantum Electronics: basic understanding of phenomenons related to the interaction of intense electromagnetic radiation with quantized electronic states of matter. Part 2: Quantum Optics: basic understanding of the effects and the evidences of the electromagentic radiation field's quantum nature.
Subject harmonic generation, coherent control, driven two level systems, dressed states, solid state implementations, atomic clocks, lasers, photon counting statistics, photon correlations.
Criteria for evaluation oral exam
Methods pdf presentation (view graphs in englisch, presentation in German of English, depending the audience.)
Study material A. Yariv, Quantum Electronics, John Wiley, New York (1989), ISBN0-47-60997-8. I S. Mukamel, Principles of Nonlinear Optics, Oxford University Press, New York (1995) , ISBN 0-19-509278-3. I C. Gerry, P. Knight, Introductory Quantum Optics, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (2005), ISBN 0-521-52735-x. I J.C. Garrison, R. Y. Chiao, Quantum Optics, Oxford University Press, New York (2008), ISBN 978-0-19-850886-1.
Changing subject? No
Further information language upon request german or english
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
TPMWTVOQEQO: VO Quantum electronics and optics (2013W-2023S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment