Teaching Material

DIGITAL ELECTRONICS (6 credits)
(Dr. Roberto Macaluso)

• Lecture notes
• Data sheets
• Application notes

NANOELECTRONICS (9 credits)
(Dr. Roberto Macaluso)

• Lecture notes

OPTOELECTRONIC DEVICES (9 credits)
FUNDAMENTALS OF OPTOELECTRONIC DEVICES (6 credits)
(Dr. Mauro Mosca)

- LECTURE NOTES
• Important Fundamentals of Light and Optics
• Dielectric Mirrors
• Photodetectors
• Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs)
• Lasers
• Heterostructures and Epitaxy
(only Optoelectronics Devices - 9 credits)

• Material Systems for Optoelectronic Devices
• Material Characterisation
• UV and Solar Blind Detectors
• IR Detectors and Quantum-Well Infrared Photodetectors (QWIP)
• Solar Cells
• High-Efficiency LEDs
• White LEDs
• Superluminescent LEDs
• Organic LEDs (OLEDs)
• Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser (VCSEL)
• Quantum Cascade Lasers (QCLs)

- EXERCISES (in italian)
• Photodetectors
• LEDs
• Lasers

- SLIDES
• Introduction of the course of OPTOELECTRONIC DEVICES
• Important Fundamentals of Light and Optics
• Dielectric Mirrors
• Photodetectors
• Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs)
• Lasers
• Heterostructures and Epitaxy
(only Optoelectronics Devices - 9 credits)

• [ Introduction of the course of FUNDAMENTALS OF OPTOELECTRONIC DEVICES ]
(only Fundamentals of Optoelectronics Devices - 6 credits)

• Material Systems for Optoelectronic Devices
• Material Characterisation
• UV and Solar Blind Detectors
• IR Detectors and Quantum-Well Infrared Photodetectors (QWIP)
• Solar Cells
• High-Efficiency LEDs
• White LEDs
• Superluminescent LEDs
• Organic LEDs (OLEDs)
• Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser (VCSEL)
• Quantum Cascade Lasers (QCLs)

PHOTONICS (9 credits)
(Prof. Claudio Calì)

• Natura della luce
• Ottica geometrica ed applicazioni
• Rappresentazione matriciale dei raggi ed applicazione ai risuonatori ottici
• Ottica ondulatoria nei dielettrici
• Fasci gaussiani
• Risuonatore Fabry-Perot: principio di funzionamento, criteri di progetto ed applicazioni
• Specchi dielettrici
• Amplificazione e generazione della radiazione ottica coerente
• Impulsi ottici
• Descrizione di alcuni oscillatori laser
• Reticoli di diffrazione
• Rivelatori della radiazione ottica e tecniche per la misura degli impulsi



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