13020 - Laboratory Techniques and Metrology Modulübersicht

Module Number: 13020
Module Title:Laboratory Techniques and Metrology
  Labor- und Messtechnik
Department: Faculty 1 - Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Responsible Staff Member:
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Schenk, Harald
Language of Teaching / Examination:English
Duration:1 semester
Frequency of Offer: On special announcement
Credits: 6
Learning Outcome:After successfully completing the module, students have acquired an adequate and structured professional and general knowledge about the field of modern laboratory techniques and metrologies and have learned how to connect various concepts of this field.
Moreover, social competences like cooperation capacity and individual competencies like accuracy, perseverance, curiosity, own initiative, tolerance against frustration have been supported.
Contents:Ray optical and wave optical description of optical systems including introduction to Fourier-Optics to describe the performance of optical metrology systems Principle, properties and use of
  • Laser vibrometer
  • White light interferometer
  • Ellipsometer
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Energy Dispersive X-Ray Spectroscopy
  • Profilometer
  • Nanointendation
  • Lock-In amplifier
Recommended Prerequisites:
  • Basic knowledge in physics (optics, electromagnetism) and electrical engineering
Mandatory Prerequisites:None
Forms of Teaching and Proportion:
  • Lecture / 2 Hours per Week per Semester
  • Self organised studies / 150 Hours
Teaching Materials and Literature:
  • List of literature will be presented at first lecture.
Module Examination:Prerequisite + Final Module Examination (MAP)
Assessment Mode for Module Examination:Prerequisite:
  • Successful seminar talk (with written part)
Final module examination:
  • Oral examination, 30-45 min
Evaluation of Module Examination:Performance Verification – graded
Limited Number of Participants:None
Part of the Study Programme:
  • Master (research-oriented) / Elektrotechnik / PO 2014
  • Master (research-oriented) / Elektrotechnik / PO 2019
  • Master (research-oriented) / Elektrotechnik / PO 2023
  • Master (research-oriented) / Physics / PO 2021
  • Study programme Physics M.Sc.: Compulsory elective module in complex „Physical Specialization with Experimental Focus“, topic area „Nanophysics“
Module Components:
  • Lecture: Laboratory Techniques and Metrology
  • Accompanying seminar
  • Related examination
Components to be offered in the Current Semester: