Subject description - B2M34PIOA

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B2M34PIOA Planar integrated optics
Roles:PV Extent of teaching:2P+2C
Department:13134 Language of teaching:CS
Guarantors:Prajzler V. Completion:Z,ZK
Lecturers:Jeřábek V., Martan T., Prajzler V. Credits:6
Tutors:Jeřábek V., Mareš D., Martan T., Prajzler V. Semester:Z

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he subject describes theoretical and technological principles and design of planar integrated optics and optoelectronics as optical dividers, The students get acquainted with the principles of the light propagation in planar waveguide and with basic devices and structures of integrated optics and optoelectronics as coupling elements, optical microresonators, planar optical transmitters an receivers with SS-LD, WG-PD . In the course are integrated devices and structures for telecommunication for multiplexing and signal processing. There are optical elements for physical and chemical sensor application and basic important measurement and diagnostic methods.

Course outlines:

1. Planar integrated optics - the basic concepts and principles. The historical development and milestones of the integrated optics and optoelectronics.
2. Basic principles of the electromagnetic wave propagation used in the planar optics.
3. Optical radiation sources, radiation sources principles. The optical transmitters.
4. Optical radiation detectors, principles of the fotodetection. Optical radiation receivers.
5. Optical planar waveguide structures as the basis of integrated components.
6. Integrated optical circuits MM and SM, integrated optics and optoelectronics.
7. Planar optical power and wavelength dividers, interference and coupling elements. Passive electrooptical and thermooptical wavelength components. Microresonator elements.
8. Integrated optic and optoelectronic materials and technology.
9. Optical communication links. The integrated components for communication.
10. Integrated optical components and subsystems for the optical signal distribution.
11. Integrated components for optical packed systems. Optical planar amplifiers.
12. Design software for the optical and optoelectronic integrated structures with the planar waveguides.
13. Integrated optical sensors, sensors with interferometers.
14. Selected measurement and diagnostic methods.

Exercises outline:

1. Design software for the photonics and integrated optics.
2. Linear models of the optoelectronic components.
3. Design and optimization of detectors and planar receivers of the optical radiation.
4. Design of the optical planar waveguides
5. Design of the optical planar waveguides I.
6. Design of the optical planar waveguides II.
7. Design of the planar microwave OE receivers and OE transmitters.
8. Measurement of the optical planar waveguides and the planar power dividers.
9. Measurement of the optical planar wavelength selective dividers.
10. Measurement of the detectors and the planar receivers.
11. Measurement of the spectral properties of the optical planar waveguide.
12. Measurement of the optical waveguide properties by the time reflectometry method.
13. Measurement of the optical planar waveguides by the Abbe refractometr.
14. Measurement of the optical sensors, credit.


Z. Burian: Optoelektronika, Vydavatelství ČVUT, 1991.
B. E.A. Saleh, M.C. Teich: Základy fotoniky, svazek 1-4, Matfyzpress,Praha, 1994-1996.
K. Novotný: Optická komunikační technika, Vydavatelství ČVUT, 2007
J. Čtyroký, J. Hüttel, J. Schröfel, L. Šimánková: Integrovaná optika, SNTL, Praha 1986.


Conditions for granting credit - participation in all exercises, submission of all protocols for measuring specified tasks, successful completion of a credit test. Conditions for passing the exam - credit awarded, successful completion of the exam test and answers to the examiner's questions.


Planar optical circuit, optical sources and detectors of radiation, optical dividers, multiplexers, direction couplers, electrooptical elements, thermooptical elements, optical planar amplifier, optical sensors, packet transmitters and receivers.

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
MPEK1_2018 Electronics PV 3
MPEK3_2018 Photonics PV 3

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