Journal Club Optomechanics and Quantum Optics for B.Sc. Students
PH1506 is a semester module in language at Bachelor’s level which is offered irregularly.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Catalogue of student seminars for the Bachelor's programme Physics
If not stated otherwise for export to a non-physics program the student workload is given in the following table.
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|120 h||45 h||4 CP|
Responsible coordinator of the module PH1506 is Menno Poot.
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
In this seminar we will be discussing recent literature in the fields of optomechanics and quantum optics. The students will prepare a talk on current topics in the field, followed by an active discussion. The seminar will be held in English. Also this semester, the seminar will be held online via Skype or Zoom
After successful participation in the module the student can:
- perform a literature search on a topic
- explain the main points of a scientific paper
- judge the quality of its claims
- compare different papers on the same topic
- combine the contents of scientific papers into a coherent presentation on the subject
- actively participate in scientific discussions
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|PS||1||Journal Club Optomechanics and Quantum Optics||Poot, M.||
|RE||2||Revision Course to Journal Club Optomechanics and Quantum Optics||
Responsible/Coordination: Poot, M.
Learning and Teaching Methods
Recent research papers in high-impact journals (e.g. Science, Nature, Phys. Rev. Lett., Nano Letters, Optica)
Description of exams and course work
In the course of the seminar each student individually prepares a talk on a topic of current research. Based on this talk the learning outcome is tested.
Current exam dates
Currently TUMonline lists the following exam dates. In addition to the general information above please refer to the current information given during the course.
|Seminar Talk in Journal Club Optomechanics and Quantum Optics for B.Sc. Students|
|Mon, 2023-07-17 till 23:55||Dummy-Termin, Leistung wird im Rahmen der Veranstaltung erbracht. // Dummy date. Course work during the semester.||till 2023-07-16|