course: Ultrafast Laser Physics 1: Basics of ultrashort pulses

number:
141421
teaching methods:
lecture with tutorials
responsible person:
Prof. Dr. Clara J. Saraceno
lecturer:
Prof. Dr. Clara J. Saraceno (ETIT)
language:
english
HWS:
3
CP:
4
offered in:
winter term

dates in winter term

  • start: Friday the 12.10.2018
  • lecture Fridays: from 12:15 to 13.45 o'clock in ID 04/401
  • tutorial Tuesdays: from 12:15 to 13.45 o'clock in ID 03/471

Exam

Form of exam:written
Registration for exam:FlexNow
Date:06.03.2019
Begin:09:30
Duration:120min
Room : ID 03/445

goals

Become familiar with the description and measurements of ultrashort pulses in the time and frequency domain. Learn how ultrashort pulses are affected by propagation through linear and nonlinear media.

content

Pulse description, linear and nonlinear propagation (dispersion, self-phase modulation, self-focusing, etc.), soliton propagation, carrier-envelope phase, measurement techniques.

requirements

None

recommended knowledge

Electromagnetics, Fourier transformations