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Spring 2008-2009
* ELE 352   No Pass/D/Fail

Physical Optics

Jason W. Fleischer

Fundamental and practical aspects of physical optics. Lenses and ray optics, wave propagation, Fourier optics and Gaussian beams are covered. Applications to imaging, holography, and fiber optics are considered.

Sample reading list:
Joseph D. Goodman, Introduction to Fourier Optics
Oran K. Ersoy, Diffraction, Fourier Optics, and Imaging
Frank L. Pedrotti, Leno S. Pedrotti, Leno M. Pedrotti, Introduction to Optics

Reading/Writing assignments:
Weekly problem set and articles from current literature.

Requirements/Grading:
Other Exam - 5%
Take Home Mid term Exam - 30%
Take Home Final Exam - 30%
Oral Presentation(s) - 15%
Problem set(s) - 20%

Other Requirements:
Course is required for concentrators

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
PHY 104 or ELE 351..

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42246 L01 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm T Th   Engineering Quad B-Wing   B205   Enrolled:5 Limit:20
42248 B01 TBA   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:3 Limit:21
42250 B02 TBA   Engineering Quad F-Wing   F110   Enrolled:0 Limit:30
42252 B03 TBA        Enrolled:1 Limit:30
42254 B04 TBA        Enrolled:1 Limit:30