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School of Engineering
TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
Course unit
PHOTONICS DEVICES
INO2043947, A.A. 2017/18

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17

Information on the course unit
Degree course Second cycle degree in
INGEGNERIA DELLE TELECOMUNICAZIONI
IN0524, Degree course structure A.Y. 2008/09, A.Y. 2017/18
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination PHOTONICS DEVICES
Department of reference Department of Information Engineering
E-Learning website https://elearning.dei.unipd.it/course/view.php?idnumber=2017-IN0524-000ZZ-2016-INO2043947-N0
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction English
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
No lecturer assigned to this course unit

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses ING-INF/02 Electromagnetic Fields 6.0

Mode of delivery (when and how)
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method frontal

Organisation of didactics
Type of hours Credits Hours of
teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 6.0 48 102.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 25/09/2017
End of activities 19/01/2018

Syllabus
Course unit contents: Introduction to the applications of photonic devices. Guided-wave optics: planar waveguides and optical fibers. Passive devices.Nonlinear media: the cubic nonlinearity. Optical amplifiers: Raman, Brillouin and parametric. Optical sensors for monitoring of civil structures, environment, biosensors.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)