Education

In addition to scientific research, our department also contributes to educating students, in both Bachelor's and Master's programmes.

These courses are either held at the Ghent University or within international education programmes.

Master thesis subjects

Elective courses

Symmetry Groups Freddy Callens sem. 1 Course specifications
Structural Analysis Techniques in Solid State Physics Jolien Dendooven sem. 2 Course specifications
Thin Films and Surface Physics Diederik Depla sem. 1 Course specifications
Thin Films: Physics and Technology Diederik Depla sem. 1 Course specifications
Quantum Physics for Electronics and Photonics Christophe Detavernier sem. 2 Course specifications
Electronics Dirk Poelman sem. 2 Course specifications
Optical Spectroscopy of Materials Dirk Poelman sem. 1 Course specifications
Teaching Methodology: Physics I Philippe Smet sem. 2 Course specifications
Magnetism: from Fundamentals to Nanoscale Dynamics Bartel Van Waeyenberge sem. 1 Course specifications
Nanomagnetism Bartel Van Waeyenberge sem. 1,2 Course specifications
Solid-state Physics and Semiconductors I Henk Vrielinck sem. 1 Course specifications
Capita Selecta Solid-state Physics Eddy Simoen sem. 2 Course specifications
Luminescence Jonas Joos sem. 2 Course specifications

 

General Bachelor courses

For students from Physics and Astronomy:

Golven en Optica Henk Vrielinck J1 S2 Course specifications
Electriciteit en Magnetisme Bartel Van Waeyenberge J1 S2 Course specifications
Materiaalfysica Freddy Callens J2 S1 Course specifications
Experimenteren in de fysica 2 Bartel Van Waeyenberge J2 S2 Course specifications
Inleiding tot de atoom- en molecuulfysica Philippe Smet J3 S1 Course specifications
Vastestoffysica Christophe Detavernier J3 S2 Course specifications
Bachelorproject Christophe Detavernier J3 S2 Course specifications

 

For students from Engineering Physics:

Vastestoffysica en halfgeleiders I Henk Vrielinck J3 S1 Course specifications
Vastestoffysica en halfgeleiders II Christophe Detavernier J3S2 Course specifications

 

Note that all Bachelor courses are taught in Dutch.

General Master courses

Solid State and Nano Physics Christophe Detavernier sem. 1 Course specifications

 

Summer internships

to be announced soon