Nanostructure Optics

ENG EC 777

Discussion of the fundamental physical aspects and device applications of optical fields confined and generated in nanoscale environments. Review of classical electrodynamics and angular spectrum representation of optical fields, classical and quantum models for light-matter interaction, light emission from semiconductor quantum dots and wires, surface-plasmon polaritons and sub-wavelength light transport/localization in metal nanostructures, slot waveguide structures, surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) and SERS-based sensors, light scattering in complex photonic structures such as: metal-dielectric photonic crystals, fractal structrures, random lasers.

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Dal Negro MW 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Class meets
alternate
loc on 4/7 &
4/9

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