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IO2656 Photonics Applications, Photonics, Extended Course, EMMP Summer School 3.0 credits

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
Headings with content from the Course syllabus IO2656 (Autumn 2008–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The majority of the course work is performed at the summer school which is organized by Erasmus Mundus MSc in Photonics. The tasks for the students include:

- Reporting (oral and written) on a project assigned during the academic year.

- Lectures on photonics by invited experts.

- Presentations of master thesis of 2nd year students.

- Lectures about the European dimension of the EM program.

Intended learning outcomes

The students study in depth a photonics application so that the after the course can:

- write a report on a photonics application

- present a photonics application at a conference

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

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Recommended prerequisites

IO2655 Photonics


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Course literature will be announced together with the topics at the start of the course.

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F


  • SEM1 - Seminar, 3.0 credits, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade

Presentation of project (first year) and master's thesis (second year) at the summer school organized in the Erasmus Mundus MSc in Photonics for teachers from all participating universities, aktivt deltagande i föreläsningar.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web IO2656

Offered by

Main field of study

This course does not belong to any Main field of study.

Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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