Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Academic Year 2009/10
Integrated optics devices
Master of science-level of the Bologna process in Telecommunication Engineering - Torino
Teacher Status SSD Les Ex Lab Tut Years teaching
Orta Renato ORARIO RICEVIMENTO PO ING-INF/02 5 0 0 0 11
SSD CFU Activities Area context
ING-INF/02 4 B - Caratterizzanti Ingegneria delle telecomunicazioni
Objectives of the course
This course aims at providing the basics of integrated optics. The most important devices fabricated by this technology are described.
01EKZBN Radiofrequency systems in telecommunications 1, 01ELABN Radiofrequency systems in telecommunications 2.
- Optics of layered media
- Dielectric waveguides: analysis and design.
- Periodic structures: Bragg reflectors, diffraction gratings, photonic band-gap materials
- Coupled mode theory
- Couplers, Mach-Zehnder interferometers, add-drop multiplexers
Laboratories and/or exercises
Visit to an optics laboratory
Selected chapters from B.E.A. Saleh, M.C. Teich, ``Fundamentals of Photonics'', Wiley 1991, Lecture notes
Revisions / Exam
Oral examination, discussion of assignments

Programma definitivo per l'A.A.2009/10

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