course: Ultrafast Laser Physics 2: Generation and Applications of Ultrashort Pulses

number:
141423
teaching methods:
lecture with tutorials
media:
handouts, computer based presentation, black board and chalk
responsible person:
Prof. Dr. Clara J. Saraceno
lecturer:
Prof. Dr. Clara J. Saraceno (ETIT)
language:
english
HWS:
3
CP:
4
offered in:
summer term

dates in summer term

  • start: Wednesday the 17.04.2019
  • lecture Wednesdays: from 08:15 to 09.45 o'clock in ID 03/463
  • tutorial Fridays: from 08:15 to 09.45 o'clock in ID 03/463

Exam

All statements pertaining to examination modalities (for the summer/winter term of 2020) are given with reservations. Changes due to new requirements from the university will be announced as soon as possible.

Date according to prior agreement with lecturer.

Form of exam:oral
Registration for exam:FlexNow
Duration:30min

goals

Become familiar with the techniques of modelocking and amplification to generate ultrashort pulses, and get an overview of the latest state-of-the art in ultrafast laser technology and their applications.

content

Active and Passive modelocking in solid state lasers, fiber laser modelocking and amplification, use of ultrashort pulses in science and industry.

requirements

Ultrafast Laser Physics 1: Basics of ultrashort pulses

recommended knowledge

Electromagnetics, Fourier transformations. It is also recommended to have taken the first part of the lecture "Basics of ultrashort pulses".