PHYS323-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Laser Physics and Modern Optics

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021

Description

The aim of this course is to discuss the physics of the atom-radiation interaction, optical materials, laser physics as well as quantum and non-linear optics with particular reference to key topical applications such as femtosecond lasers and non-linear spectroscopy.

Pre-requisites

1) PHYS203; (2) PHYS206; (3) MATH103 or
MATH109 or
EMTH119 or
MATH201. RP: PHYS205, MATH201

Restrictions

Recommended Preparation

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 Karl Popper 508
22 Feb - 28 Mar
26 Apr - 6 Jun
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 15:00 - 16:00 Jack Erskine 445
22 Feb - 4 Apr
3 May - 6 Jun
Drop in Class A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 10:00 - 11:00 Ernest Rutherford 225
7 Jun - 13 Jun
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun

Lecturer

Jon-Paul Wells

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Final Exam 60%
Homework(s) 40%

Additional Course Outline Information

Academic integrity

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $910.00

International fee $4,438.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences on the department and colleges page .

All PHYS323 Occurrences

  • PHYS323-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021