Nano­struc­tures II

Nan­o­phys­ics II (SuSe)

Lecturer: Prof.Dr. Johann-Peter Reithmaier

Con­tent of the lec­tures

The lectures consist of 3 SWh. The lectures are suitable for students from 8. or later semester of "Nanostructure Science Course" (required subject) and from 6. or later semester of "Physics Diploma" (elective course). Basic knowledge of Experimental Physics, Solid State Physics and Quantum mechanics are required.


The second part of the lectures (SS) continues the lectures form WS and discuss multiple examples the applications of nanostructures in different aspects

The next themen will be discussed:

  1. Introduction to the applications for the nanostructures
  2. Applications in the nanoelectronics
    • single electron devices
    • Josephson circuits
    • quantum transport devices
    • quantum computer
    • applications of the carbon nanotubes
    • molecular electronics
    • single molecule transistor
    • etc.
  3. Application of the nanostructures in the new data storage devices
    • magneto-optical data storage
    • phase changing materials
    • PCRAM
    • holographic methods
    • organic data storage devices
    • AFM-based method
    • etc.
  4. Nanostruktures in optoelectronics
    • quantum dot laser
    • quantum dots amplifier
    • quantum cascade laser
  5. Nanophotonics
    • Micro laser
    • Photonic wires
    • single photonic source

Lec­ture and ex­im­in­a­tion dates

Lecture times SoSe 2019:

Tuesday, 8.30 - 10.00, R 3139, AVZ

Thursday, 12.15 - 13:00, R 3139, AVZ                            Attention: Time change!

First lecture: 16.04.2019            


Oral examination:

A list for individual examination dates will be provided in the lecture of Mr. Reithmaier.

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