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Obvestila

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About the course

Photonic and optoelectronic structures and devices are nowadays present at every step of our life. The purpose of the course is to give a basic knowledge on the subject from theoretical and especially practical point of view.

 

Contents

  • Introduction to photonics
  • Light and colours
  • Semiconductor light sources, LEDs, lasers, LDs, displays
  • Photo-detectors, CCDs, CMOS arrays
  • Optical fibers
  • Photovoltaics: conversion of solar energy to electricity, operational principle of solar cells, types of solar cells and PV modules, state-of-the-art technological trends, PV moduls, PV systems, solar plants, ecological and economic trends of photovoltaics 
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Study material and Literature

Study material

Handouts of all lectures available - delivered at each lecture

 

Literature

  • S. O. Kasap, Optoelectronics and Photonics: Principles and Practices, Prentice Hall, 2001
  • D. Malacara, Color Vision and Colorimetry – Theory and Applications, Spie press, 2002
  • W. J. Smith, Modern Optical Engineering, Mc-Gray Hill books, 2008
  • A. Luque, S. Hegedus, Handbook of Photovoltaic Science and Engineering, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2006.
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Laboratory work

Information will be available when the lab. work will actually begin.

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Exams

Applications to exams

Applications to written and oral examinations via study information system.

 

Examples of exams

Will be provided.