F7450 Optoelectronics

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
doc. Mgr. Pavel Dvořák, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Jan Janča, DrSc.
Department of Physical Electronics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Pavel Dvořák, Ph.D.
Understanding of Maxwell equations. Optics, Theory of elmg. field, Electronics.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Fundamentals of optoelectronic transfer of information. Theory of cylindrical optical wavequides. Theory of plane optical wavequides. Construction and kinds of optical wavequides. Electrooptical modulators of optical signal. Detectors of optical signals. Processing and transmission of optical signal through long distances. Optical sensors. Optoelectronic displays. Technology of optoelectronic components. Liquid crystals and its applications. Itroduction to nonlinear optics.
  • optical fibers
  • planar optical waveguides
  • modulation of light
  • elektrooptics
  • acoustooptics
  • liquid crystals
  • detectors in optoelectronics
  • nonlinear optics
  • YARIV, Amnon. Optical electronics in modern communications. 5th ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. xviii, 744. ISBN 0195106261. info
  • GHATAK, Ajoy K. and K. THYAGARAJAN. Introduction to fiber optics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. x, 565 s. ISBN 0-521-57785-3. info
  • URBAN, F. Optoelektronika (Optoelectronics). Brno: VUT, 1985. info
  • FILKA, M. Optoelektronika v telekomunikacích (Optoelectronics in telecommunications). Praha: SNTL, 1982. info
  • Saleh, Bahaa E. A. - Teich, Malvin Carl. Základy fotoniky. Sv. 2-4 : Fundamentals of photonics (Orig.). Vyd. 1. Praha : Matfyzpress, 1994-6
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
One final written test. One short report during the semester.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
General note: S.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 1999, Autumn 2000, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, spring 2012 - acreditation, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2015, autumn 2017, Autumn 2019.