KEB-65156 Experimental Optical Spectroscopy, 4 cr


The aim of the course is to get familiar with basic principals used to build instruments for modern spectroscopy studies, and to discover great opportunities and principal limitations of the optical spectroscopy methods.

Suitable for postgraduate studies.


Nikolai Tkachenko


Toteutuskerta Periodi Vastuuhenkilö Suoritusvaatimukset
KEB-65156 2017-01 3 - 4 Nikolai Tkachenko
final examination


Understanding of principles of modern optical spectroscopy including ultrafast time-resolved spectroscopy; knowledge of what and how can be studied by optical spectroscopy; ability to evaluate key features and parameters of spectroscopy instruments, e.g. for single molecule detection or femtosecond time resolution.


Sisältö Ydinsisältö Täydentävä tietämys Erityistietämys
1. An introduction to optics and optical measurements     
2. Advanced presentation of main techniques used in optical spectroscopy experiments, including steady state spectrophotometers and fluorimeters, and numerous time-resolved techniques such as femtosecond pump-probe and up-conversion, picosecond time correlated single photon counting, nanosecond flash photolysis and others.     
3. An overview of methods of analysis of the results of spectroscopy measurements     


Tyyppi Nimi Tekijä ISBN URL Lisätiedot Tenttimateriaali
Book   Optical Spectroscopy: Methods and Instrumentation   N. Tkachenko   978-0-444-52126-2       No   
Lecture slides   Experimental Optical Spectroscopy   Nikolai Tkachenko         No   


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Päivittäjä: Pitkänen Anna, 28.09.2017