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Advanced Topics in Nanophotonics – Overview

  • Overview

This course will convey advanced topics in the field of nanophotonics, in the form of a hybrid lecture/seminar style. Student assessment will be via presentations.

About the lecture

Time and place

Lecture: Tuesday 14:00-16:00 c.t.
Tutorial: Thursdays 14:00-16:00 c.t.
Format: Online lectures and tutorials through Zoom

Lecture starts April 20th, tutorials start April 29th.

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The following topics of nanophotonics will be covered
• Plasmonics: Propagating and localized surface plasmons
• Mid-IR Nanophotonics: Breaking the diffraction limit with phonon polaritons
• Applications of polariton-based nanophotonics in ICT, sensing, and energy
• Nanophotonics of atomically thin 2D materials
• Metasurfaces and metaoptics
• Fundamental aspects of nanophotonic biosensing
• Chiral nanophotonics from plasmonic to all-dielectric
• Nanophotonics at ultrasmall distances: towards the quantum regime
• Advanced applications of nanophotonic strong coupling
• Optical microcavities
• Thermometry in nanoscale
• Single quantum emitters
• Metal nanoparticles colloids: control of optical properties

Prof. Stefan Maier, stefan.maier@physik.uni-muenchen.de
Prof. Leonardo Menezes, l.menezes@physik.uni-muenchen.de
Dr. Andreas Tittl, andreas.tittl@physik.uni-muenchen.de

Verantwortlich für den Inhalt: Dr. Luca Sortino