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Winter Academic Term 2002 Course Guide

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Courses in Applied Physics


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Winter Academic Term, 2002 (January 7 - April 26)

Open courses in Applied Physics
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Wolverine Access Subject listing for APPPHYS

Winter Academic Term '02 Time Schedule for Applied Physics.


APPPHYS 514. Applied Physics Seminar.

Section 001 (2 Credits).

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

Prerequisites & Distribution: (1-2). (Excl). (BS). May be repeated 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 530 / EECS 530. Electromagnetic Theory I.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites & Distribution: Physics 438 or EECS 330. (3). (Excl). (BS). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

Credits: (3).

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

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Maxwell's equations, constitutive relations and boundary conditions. Potentials and the representation of electromagnetic fields. Uniqueness, duality, equivalence, reciprocity and Babinet's theorems. Plane, cylindrical, and spherical waves. Waveguides and elementary antennas. The limiting case of electro- and magneto-statics.

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APPPHYS 546 / EECS 546. Ultrafast Optics.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Norris (src@umich.edu)

Prerequisites & Distribution: Applied Physics 537. (3). (Excl). (BS). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

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 552 / EECS 552. Fiber Optical Communications.

Section 001.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites & Distribution: EECS 434 or 538. (3). (Excl). (BS). CAEN lab access fee required for non-Engineering students.

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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