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Syllabus of the course: Quantum Electronics II - Non Linear Optics


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CodeΦ-666
TypeB
ECTS5
Hours4
SemesterSpring
InstructorD. Charalampidis, C. Kalpouzos
ProgramMonday, 13:00-15:00, Αίθουσα 3
Friday, 11:00-13:00, Αίθουσα 3
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Goal of the courseThis is an elective course and expands on the material covered in Φ-665 on the theory and technology of laser.
SyllabusMaterial polarizability, Higher order properties, The dielectric tensor, The electro-optic effect, The acousto-optic effect, Harmonic generation, Parametric oscillation, third order effects (self-focusing, non-linear diffraction, wave mixing), Applications and practical systems.
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