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Fall 2009-2010
ELE 453  

Optical Electronics

Claire F. Gmachl

Lasers, detectors, modulators, high speed pulsed lasers, light-matter interactions, optical resonators, semiconductor optoelectronics, modern topics in optical electronics.

Sample reading list:
B.E.A. Saleh; M.C. Teich, Fundamentals of Photonics

Reading/Writing assignments:
Weekly problem sets (2 pages); Weekly scientific journal reading (5 pages).

Requirements/Grading:
Final Exam - 40%
Take Home Mid term Exam - 20%
Problem set(s) - 40%

Other Requirements:
Course is required for concentrators
Not Open to Freshmen.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
21143 L01 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm T Th   Friend Center   008   Enrolled:30 Limit:58