Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9101045972016Luminescense IElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to provide knowledge about theoretical aspects of the luminescence process, spectroscopic techniques which uses luminescence process and the equipments used to characterize the emission.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd.Doç.Dr. Hümeyra ÖRÜCÜ
Learning Outcomes
1Being able to know the theory of luminescence
2Being able to know the fundamentals of the Quantum theory of radiation
3Being able to know theoretical models and mechanisms of luminescence
4Being able to know absorption and luminescence spectroscopy
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Theory of luminescence, Fundamentals of the Quantum Theory of Radiation, Theoretical Models and Mechanisms of Luminescence, Experimental Techniques
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Theory of luminescence
2Characteristics of luminescence
3Energy and Quantum Yields, Anti-Stokes Luminescence
4Fundamentals of the Quantum Theory of Radiation
5Theoretical Models and Mechanisms of Luminescence
6Two-, Three-, and Four-Level Systems
7Luminescence in Impurity Solid
8Mid-term exam
9Luminescence of Free and Bound Excitons
10Experimental Techniques
11Absorption and Luminescence Spectroscopy
12Spectroscopic Components
13Time-Resolved Spectroscopy
14Quantum Efficiency and Nonradiative Processes
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
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
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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