EECS 334 - Principles of Optics
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS)
Department: CoE Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
4 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
Enforced Prerequisites:
PHYS 240 or 260; (C>, No OP/F)
Other Course Info:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Basic principles of optics: light sources and propagation of light; geometrical optics, lenses and imaging; ray tracing and lens aberrations; interference of light waves, coherent and incoherent light beams; Fresnel and Fraunhofer diffraction. Overview of modern optics with laboratory demonstrations.

EECS 334 - Principles of Optics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
TuTh 10:30AM - 12:00PM
011 (DIS)
F 11:30AM - 12:30PM
881 (LEC)
TuTh 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Note: "Section 881 in only for students in Integrated Microsystems Degree Program"
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Same text as last year. The book "Introduction to Modern Optics" by G.R. Fowles is an excellent secondary text with simpler presentation which you may want to pick up too, for just a few dollars online.
ISBN: 0131499335
Introduction to optics, Author: Frank L. Pedrotti, Leno S. Pedrotti, Leno M. Pedrotti. --, Publisher: Pearson Prentice Hall 3rd ed. -- 2007
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