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Winter Academic Term 2003 Graduate Course Guide

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Courses in Applied Physics


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Winter Academic Term, 2003 (January 6 - April 25)

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APPPHYS 514. Applied Physics Seminar.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Roy Clarke (royc@umich.edu)

Prerequisites: (1-2). May be elected more than once for credit.

Credits: (1-2).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Research presentations given by a mix of faculty, external lecturers, and students. The goal of the seminar is to promote awareness of forefront issues in applied physics and to provide for more interactions among participants in the Applied Physics program.

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APPPHYS 541 / EECS 541. Applied Quantum Mechanics II.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: APPPHYS 540. (3). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students. May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

No Description Provided. Contact the Department.

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APPPHYS 546 / EECS 546. Ultrafast Optics.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: APPPHYS 537. (3). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students. May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Propagation of ultrashort optical pulses in linear and nonlinear media, and through dispersive optical elements. Laser mode-locking and ultrashort pulse generation. Chirped-pulse amplification. Experimental techniques for high time resolution. Ultrafast optoelectronics. Survey of ultrafast high field interactions.

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APPPHYS 551 / PHYSICS 651 / EECS 539. Lasers.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: EECS 537 or 538. Graduate Standing. (3). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students. May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Review of DTFT and digital filtering. Multirate filtering. Filter banks and subband decomposition of signals. Multiresolution subspaces. Wavelet scaling and basis functions and their design: Haar, Littlewood-Paley, Daubechies, Battle-Lemarie. Denoising and compression applications. Spectrogram, Wigner-Ville, Cohen's class of time-frequency distributions and their applications. I.

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APPPHYS 552 / EECS 552. Fiber Optical Communications.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: EECS 434 or 538. (3). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students. May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Principles of fiber optical communications and networks. Point-to-point systems and shared medium networks. Fiber propagation including attenuation, dispersion, and nonlinearities. Topics covered include erbium-doped amplifiers, Bragg and ong period gratings, fiber transmission based on solitons and non-return-to-zero, and time- and wavelength-division-multiplexed networks.

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APPPHYS 601 / PHYSICS 540. Advanced Condensed Matter.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): David A Reis

Prerequisites: Graduate standing. (3). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

See Physics 540.001.

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APPPHYS 611 / PHYSICS 611 / EECS 634. Nonlinear Optics.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: EECS 537 or 538 or 530. Graduate standing. (3). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students. May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

No Description Provided. Contact the Department.

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APPPHYS 619 / PHYSICS 619. Advanced Solid State Physics.

Section 001 Physics of Semiconductor Heterostructures.

Instructor(s): Çagliyan Kurdak (kurdak@umich.edu)

Prerequisites: Graduate standing. (3). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: http://www.physics.lsa.umich.edu/kurdak/phys619/

See Physics 619.001.

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APPPHYS 672 / NERS 572. Plasma and Controlled Fusion II.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Yue Ying Lau (yylau@umich.edu)

Prerequisites: NERS 571. (3). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students. May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Lab Fee: CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Waves in non-uniform plasmas, magnetic shear; absorption, reflection, and tunneling gradient-driven microinstabilities; BGK mode and nonlinear Landau damping; macroscopic instabilities and their stabilization; non-ideal MHD effects.

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APPPHYS 715. Independent Research.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director. Graduate Standing. (1-5). (INDEPENDENT). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (1-5).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Intended for individualized student non-thesis research under under the supervision of Applied Physics faculty. Must be arranged with the faculty member and approved by the program.

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APPPHYS 990. Dissertation/Precandidate.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Election for dissertation work by doctoral student not yet admitted as a Candidate. Graduate Standing. (1-8). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Credits: (1-8).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Election for dissertation work by doctoral student not yet admitted as a Candidate.

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APPPHYS 995. Dissertation/Candidate.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Graduate School authorization for admission as a doctoral Candidate. Graduate standing. (8). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Credits: (8; 4 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Graduate School authorization for admission as a doctoral Candidate. N.B. The defense of the dissertation (the final oral examination) must be held under a full term Candidacy enrollment period.

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