Optoelectronics

Learning Outcomes

  1. describe the principle of operation of a system for information transfer using optical fibers
  2. describe the laser working principle and list categories of lasers used in optical communications
  3. describe types of light modulation and the principle of operation of optical modulators
  4. describe operating principle of optical receivers and semiconductor photodetectors
  5. describe the working princple of light propagation in optical fibers
  6. describe the phenomena that degreade the transmission of information in optical communications
  7. describe applications of optoelectronics in communication and sensor systems

Forms of Teaching

Lectures

Exercises

Laboratory

Week by Week Schedule

  1. Wave and particle properties of light; Wave coherence, interferometers; Guided optical waves, optical fibers
  2. Wave and particle properties of light; Wave coherence, interferometers; Guided optical waves, optical fibers
  3. Wave and particle properties of light; Wave coherence, interferometers; Guided optical waves, optical fibers
  4. Properties of semiconductors, quantum mechanics concepts, spontaneous and stimulated emissions
  5. Properties of semiconductors, quantum mechanics concepts, spontaneous and stimulated emissions
  6. Direct and indirect semiconductors, heterojunctions
  7. Semiconductor optical source types, multimode laser diodes, LED and SLED optical sources
  8. Midterm exam
  9. Semiconductor optical source types, multimode laser diodes, LED and SLED optical sources
  10. Semiconductor optical source types, multimode laser diodes, LED and SLED optical sources
  11. Electro-optic, electroabsorption , acuosto-optic and magneto-optic modulators
  12. Electro-optic, electroabsorption , acuosto-optic and magneto-optic modulators
  13. Semiconductor photodetectors; PIN and avalanche photodiode
  14. Semiconductor photodetectors; PIN and avalanche photodiode
  15. Final exam

Study Programmes

University undergraduate
Computing (study)
Elective Courses (6. semester)
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (study)
Elective Courses (6. semester)

Literature

(.), Skripta s predavanja,
(.), 1. B. E. A. Saleh, M. C. Teich, Fundamentals of Photonics,
(.), 2. P. Bhattacharya, Semiconductor Optoelectronic Devices.,

General

ID 183438
  Summer semester
5 ECTS
L3 English Level
L1 e-Learning
45 Lectures
0 Exercises
26 Laboratory exercises
0 Project laboratory