ECE 5310

ECE 5310

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Introduces the basic concepts of quantum optics and quantum electronics necessary for understanding the behavior of optical fields in photonic and optoelectronic devices and systems. Topics include quantization of the electromagnetic field, quantum mechanical properties of photon states, vacuum fluctuations, noise and quantum Langevin equations, matter-photon interactions, phasesensitive and phase-insensitive optical amplifiers, direct and coherent photon detection, lasers, parametric oscillators, and photonic devices for quantum information processing.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ECE 4070 or PHYS 4443.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17352 ECE 5310   LEC 001