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Knowledge of the photonic materials, structures and fabrication technologies, devices (e.g., integrated photonic and optical devices), and their applications (e.g., optical data- and telecommunications and sensors )

Credits: 5

Schedule: 08.01.2024 - 21.02.2024

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Markku Sopanen, Zhipei Sun

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    • Photonic materials, structures, and device fabrication technologies
    • Integrated optics and photonics
    • Applications (e.g., optical data- and telecommunications and sensors).

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Exercises, seminar presentations and examination.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Lectures and lab work: 41 h

    Independent study:  94 h


Substitutes for Courses


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language : English

    Teaching Period : 2022-2023 Spring III
    2023-2024 Spring III

    Enrollment :

    Registration for Courses on Sisu ( Course starts already from the first lecture, therefore signing up for the course needs to be completed one week before the course starts.