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PHYS751 INTRODUCTION TO NANOOPTICS

Course Code: 2300751
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Physics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
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Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Optical properties of nanoscale matter, far-field imaging techniques, scanning near-filed imaging techniques, field enhancement at conducting surfaces, metal nanoparticles, localized surface plasmons, plasmon polaritons, plexitons, surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy, tip-assisted optical spectroscopy and microscopy, Frster resonant energy transfer, plasmonic solar cells, single molecule optics, metamaterials and nano photonics, optical antennae, Fano resonance, nonlinear plasmonics.