Master at a Glance

Master modules

Course type Course
Fundamentals Fundamental of Imaging  Optics
  Electromagnetic Optics
  Fundamentals of Scalar Diffraction Theory
Optical design Optical CAD Instrument Modelling and Analysis I
  Optical CAD Instrument Modelling and Analysis II
  Lens Design & Optical Systems
Optical design Radiometric Modelling
  Opto-Mechanical Design
  Thermal Analysis and Design of Space Optics
  Coatings and Filters design
  Stray Light Analysis and Minimization
Optoelectronics Adaptive Optics
  Basics of Front-end Electronics
  Fundamentals of LASERs
Manufacturing and Assembly Lens and Mirror Manufacturing
  Optics Alignment and Mounting
  Verification process in space and Testing
  Hyperspectral Optical Instruments  and Calibration
  Cleanliness and Contamination Control (for Space Applications)
Hands-on Activities Hands-on Session I Spectrometer Design
  Hands-on Session II Telecentric Lens
Remote Sensing Satellites, Drones and Optical Instruments for Earth Observation
  Satellites and Optical Instruments for Astronomy
  Fundamentals of Image Processing for Remote Sensing 
  Fundamentals of Geographic Information Science
  Numerical Methods for Inverse Problems
  Remote sensing for land management
  Sartups, Spinoffs and Incubators


Total hours: 392 Credits 49
Internship: 2 months Credits 10
Final test Credits 1
Total Credits 60


Teachers Affiliation
Adriano Lai INFN Cagliari
Alessandro Cardini INFN Cagliari
Alessio Taiti Leonardo
Bernd Harnisch Senior Space Optics Advisor
Daniele Cerra DLR
Francesco Quochi University of Cagliari
Giovanna Mura University of Cagliari
Giuseppe Mazzarella University of Cagliari
Giuseppe Rodriguez University of Cagliari
Ivar  Kjelberg CSEM SA
Jose Lorenzo ESA
Leopoldo Stefanutti SunDrone Project/Geophysica-EEIG 
Marco Esposito  Cosine
Maria Teresa Melis University of Cagliari
Marina Petrozzi Independent expert for EC
Massimo Vanzi University of Cagliari
Michele Campagna University of Cagliari
Riccardo Rampini ESA
Roberto Ragazzoni INAF
Roland Geyl Safran Reosc