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260061 VO Nonlinear optical materials (2008S)

2.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik

Vorbesprechung: Mi 5.3.2008, 10:00 (Termin verlegbar), Schulversuchspraktikum, Zi. 3144, Strudlhofgasse 4, 1.Stk., 1090 Wien


Language: German



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

1. Basics of linear optics (Maxwell's equations in anisotropic media)
2. Indicatrix
3. Electrooptic effect
4. Generation and transport of charge carriers and light-induced space charge fields
5. Light-induced phase gratings
6. Diffraction, Ewald-construction in reciprocal space
7. Isotropic and anisotropic Bragg-diffraction from light-induced gratings
8. Dynamical theory of scattering, beam-coupling (Kogelnik), holographic amplification
9. Photopolymers for holographic storage
10. Diffraction of matter waves from light-induced gratings

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Understanding of the course.

Examination topics

Corresponding to the type of the course.

Reading list

Reider, Photonik (Springer Verlag 1997); Photorefractive Materials and Their Applications 1-3, (Springer Verlag 2007); Fally, Photorefraktive Materialien I, (Skriptum 2005).

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