141.026 Project Neutron Optics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, PR, 8.0h, 10.0EC

Course evaluation

Properties

  • Semester hours: 8.0
  • Credits: 10.0
  • Type: PR Project
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to carry out basic neutron optical experiments in the field of neutron interferometry and polarimetry, to evaluate the obtained data and to interpret the results. This will prepare the students for an efficient master thesis.

Subject of course

Experiments on neutron optics, neutron interferometry, perfect chrystal diffraction, small angle scattering, quantum physics, ultracold neutrous, atom optics.

Teaching methods

neutron interferometry and neutron polarimetry

Mode of examination

Written

Additional information

International research

Lecturers

Institute

Examination modalities

Protocol after finished work

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
07.10.2022 09:00 06.10.2023 16:00

Registration modalities

Atominstitut der Österr. Universitäten, Stadionallee 2, 1020 Wien

Curricula

Literature

Bergmann - Schaefer, Bd. 3, 9. Auflage, Kap. 11, de Gruyter 1993. Neutron Optics, v. F. Sears, Oxford Univ. Press, 1989. H. Rauch, S.A. Werner "Neutron Interferometry", Oxford Univ. Press, 2000

Previous knowledge

Quantum Physics

Miscellaneous

Language

German