Basic Detection Techniques

Faculteit Science and Engineering
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode WMAS002-05
Vaknaam Basic Detection Techniques
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
ECTS 5
Rooster rooster.rug.nl

Uitgebreide vaknaam Basic Detection Techniques
Leerdoelen To make students acquainted with various methods of detecting signals in astronomy, nuclear physics and particle physics.
Omschrijving This module deals with the various methods of detecting signals in astronomy, nuclear physics and particle physics. Optical/NIR range: Photoconductors, Photodiodes, Amplifiers, Arrays, Photographic Plates; Submm/Radio: Super-heterodyne receiver technology, Gaussian beam optics, cryogenic HEMT amplifiers (for IF), SIS mixers for mm and submm bands, hot-electron bolometer (HEB) mixers for THz frequencies; Nuclear physics and particle physics: semiconductor and gaseous detectors, scintillators, light sensors, methods of data analysis and applications in various sciences.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm Hoorcollege (LC), Werkcollege (T)
Toetsvorm Opdracht (AST), Schriftelijk tentamen (WE)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. ir. G. de Lange
Docent(en) prof. dr. A.M. Barychev ,dr. ir. G. de Lange ,dr. ir. W. Jellema ,dr. M. Kavatsyuk ,prof. dr. R.F. Peletier
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
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Entreevoorwaarden
Opmerkingen For detailed information here
This course was registered last year with course code STBDT5E
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