ECE427H1: Photonic Devices

Fixed Credit Value: 
0.50
Hours: 
38.4L/25.6T

Introduction to photonic devices and components useful in a wide range of applications from bio-sensors to optical communications. Fundamentals in the operation and design of the devices will be covered. Topics include: electromagnetic waves; birefringence and polarization; periodic structures and thin films; optical waveguides; interferometers and resonators; couplers and splitters; amplifiers and lasers; photonic intergration; nano-photonics.

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