Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9101045922016Luminescense IIElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to provide students with a general overview of the basic themes and issues in the field of Luminescence and to gain the knowledge about the types, instrumentation and applications of luminescence.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd.Doç.Dr. Hümeyra ÖRÜCÜ
Learning Outcomes
1Being able to know the principles of luminescence
2Being able to know the types of luminescence
3Being able to know instrumentation in luminescence spectroscopy
4Understanding of applications of luminescence
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
History of luminescence, Fluorescence, Phosphorescence, Light sources, Luminescence spectrometer components and characteristics, applications of luminescence.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Brief history of luminescence, principles of luminescence
2Luminescence lifetime, Fluorescence and phosphorescence
3Types of luminescence, photoluminescence
4The Measurement of Photoluminescence, light sources
5Monochrometers and Detectors
6Cathodoluminescence, Ionoluminescence
7Electroluminescence, Thermoluminescence
8Mid-term exam
9The other types of luminescence
10Optically active centers
11The Configurational Coordinate Diagram
12Nonradiative transitions
13Rare earth applications
14Transition metal applications
15Project presentations
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1)D.R. Vij, Luminescence of solids, Springer, 1998 2)J.R. Lakowicz, Principles of fluorescence spectroscopy, Springer, 2006
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the sections of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation".
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination170
Project Preparation130
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Project Preparation11010
Project Presentation111
Self Study148112
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13535
Individual Study for Final Examination13535
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)239
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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