Fakultät für Physik




Optoelectronics I – Overview

About the lecture

Time and place

Tue 9-12 Uhr c.t.

Schellingstr. 4 (H), H 030


Viewing of the results on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 9:00 - 11:00, seminar room L204 in the Chair for Photonics and Optoelectronics.

Semester start

The first lecture will start at 9 Uhr c.t. on Tuesday, 16th October 2018. There will be no tutorials on that day. In the following weeks, the lectures will start at 9:30. The tutorials will be from 8:30 till 9:30.

Lecture Topics

  • Fundamentals
    • Semiconductor basics
    • Charge carrier transport and scattering
    • Optical properties of semiconductors
    • Excitons and field effects
    • Semiconductor interfaces
  • Optoelectronic devices
    • Light-emitting diodes (LEDs)
    • Laserdiodes
    • Photodetectors
    • Solar cells
    • Modulators, switches and amplifiers
    • Optical fibers

In addition topics of current research will be covered. Please note that the lecture in the winter semester 2018/19 will cover the "inorganic" part. The organic part will follow in the summer semester 2019.

Optoelectronics I - Team

Lecture:      Prof. Dr. Jochen Feldmann

Exercises:   Dr. Jacek Stolarczyk, Aurora Manzi

Tutors:        Dr. Jacek Stolarczyk, Aurora Manzi

Verantwortlich für den Inhalt: Dr. Jacek Stolarczyk