F7450 Optoelectronics

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2019
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
doc. Mgr. Pavel Dvořák, Ph.D.
Department of Physical Electronics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Pavel Dvořák, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Physical Electronics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Wed 17:00–18:50 F4,03017
Understanding of Maxwell equations. Optics, Theory of elmg. field, Electronics.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
The aim of the lecture is explanation of problematics of optical fibers, principles of light modulation and related problematics.
Learning outcomes
After the end of the course the student is expected to understand to the principles and use of optical fibers and other waveguides, mechanisms used for modulation of light, nonlinear phenomena and other topics that are related to optoelectronics.
  • optical fibers
  • planar optical waveguides
  • modulation of light
  • electrooptics
  • 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)
Study Materials
The course is taught once in two years.
General note: L.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 1999, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, 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.
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