PYL792 Optical Electronics

3 credits (3-0-0)

Light propagation through anisotropic media, Electro optic effect and electro optic modulators and switches, Liquid crystal devices and spatial light modulators, Acousto optic effect, acousto optic tunable filter, acousto optic deflector, scanner and spectrum analyser, Basics of nonlinear optical effects, Second harmonic generation, phase matching, quasi phase matching, Sum and difference frequency generation, parametric amplification and parametric oscillation, Third order nonlinear optical effects, Self phase modulation and soliton formation, Cross phase modulation and four wave mixing, Stimulated Raman and Brillouin scattering. Nonlinear effects in optical fibers