This is a laboratory course to provide students with hands-on experience in working with photonics components, devices and instruments. These experiments are designed to reinforce theoretical concepts introduced in fibre optic communications, waveguide sensing, as well as biophotonics.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
1. Work with photonics components, devices and systems
2. Critically analyse and report on advanced level laboratory experimentation and measurement.
3. Be able to perform basic background and literature research relevant to experimental subject to obtain technical insight.
12 experimental log entries (40%) LO 1 - 2.
3 X 20-page lab reports (60%) LO 1 – 3.
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3 lab hours a week plus 7 hours a week of self-study and report writing
Requisite and Incompatibility
Laboratory manual and suggested reading within. Also background reading in literature survey.
Two semesters of university level mathematics for physicists and engineers; two semesters of first year university advanced level physics
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4889||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|