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260180 VO Advanced Optics and Quantum Optics (2008S)

Introduction to concepts of advanced optics. This is a good preparation to all laboratory courses as well as an introduction to photonic quantum computation.

2.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik

Mi 11:00-15:00 und Do 11:00-12:30, Beginn nach Rücksprache mit den Teilnehmern.


Language: English



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Aims, contents and method of the course

Fiber optics, resonator optics, statistical optics, nonlinear optics, photonics and computing, fiber optic communication.

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

To acquire the understanding of classical advanced optical concepts and quantum ideas that are the prerequisite for optical quantum information processing.

Examination topics


Reading list

Teich / Saleh , Fundamentals of Photonics, Wiley

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