516-0955/01 – Wave and photon optics (VFO)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of PhysicsCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Dr. Mgr. Kamil PostavaSubject version guarantordoc. Dr. Mgr. Kamil Postava
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation2015/2016
Intended for the facultiesFMT, FS, FEI, FAST, HGF, FBI, USPIntended for study typesDoctoral
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POS40 doc. Dr. Mgr. Kamil Postava
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Combined Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The course Wave and photon optics is focused on both fundamental understanding of physical principles and practical applications. The course includes the electromagnetic optics, polarization optics, optics of anisotropic media, interference effects, diffraction, statistical optics, photon optics, principles of lasers, and nonlinear optics.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations

Summary

I.Elektromagnetic optics 1.wave equation and its solutions, energy of electromagnetic radiation, boundary conditions of Maxwell equations 2.Gauss beam, beam optics 3.absorbing medium, complex refractive index, optical properties of dielectrics, semiconductors, and metals II.Light polarization and optics of anisotropic media 4. matrix description of light polarization, reflection and refraction on interfaces, Fresnel formulas 5. optics of anisotropic media and crystal optics, polarization devices, application of polarized light III. Interference and diffraction in optics, statistical optics 6. interference of light, basics of interferometry 7. diffraction, scalar and vector theory of diffraction, Fourier optics 8. polychromatic light, interference of partialy coherent beams, propagation of coherence function 9. scattering on spherical particles, theory of effective medium IV. Photon and nonlinear optics 10. statistical properties of light, photon optics 11. quantum states of light, interaction of photon and solids, principles of lasers 12. nonlinear optical medium, application of nonlinear optical phenomena

Compulsory literature:

B. E. A. Saleh, M. C. Teich, Fundamentals of photonics, Willey, New York, 2nd Ed. 2004. M. Born, E. Wolf, Principles of Optics, Pergamon, Oxford 1980

Recommended literature:

F. A. Jenkins, H. E. White, Fundamentals of optics, 4th ed. McGraw-Hill, 1981 L. Mandel, E. Wolf, Optical coherence and quantum optics, Cambridge, New York, 1995 E. Hecht, Optics, 2nd ed. Addison-Wesley, 1987 časopisecké zdroje Applied Optics, Optics Communications, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A,B, Optics Express, atd.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

tutorials, examination

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Understand basic principles of Wave and photon optics. It is focused on both fundamental understanding of physical principles and practical applications. The course includes the electromagnetic optics, polarization optics, optics of anisotropic media, interference effects, diffraction, statistical optics, photon optics, principles of lasers, and nonlinear optics.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

I.Elektromagnetic optics 1.wave equation and its solutions, energy of electromagnetic radiation, boundary conditions of Maxwell equations 2.Gauss beam, beam optics 3.absorbing medium, complex refractive index, optical properties of dielectrics, semiconductors, and metals II.Light polarization and optics of anisotropic media 4. matrix description of light polarization, reflection and refraction on interfaces, Fresnel formulas 5. optics of anisotropic media and crystal optics, polarization devices, application of polarized light III. Interference and diffraction in optics, statistical optics 6. interference of light, basics of interferometry 7. diffraction, scalar and vector theory of diffraction, Fourier optics 8. polychromatic light, interference of partialy coherent beams, propagation of coherence function 9. scattering on spherical particles, theory of effective medium IV. Photon and nonlinear optics 10. statistical properties of light, photon optics 11. quantum states of light, interaction of photon and solids, principles of lasers 12. nonlinear optical medium, application of nonlinear optical phenomena

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2013/2014 Winter semester, validity until: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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