PHYSICS 402 - Optics
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
Requirements & Distribution:
Credit Exclusions:
A student can receive credit for only one of EECS 334 or PHYSICS 402.
Waitlist Capacity:
Enforced Prerequisites:
PHYSICS 340 or 360, and one of: MATH 216, 256, 286, 296 or 316: or graduate standing.
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:

Topics studied cover the phenomena of physical optics, reflection, refraction, interference, diffraction, and polarization interpreted in terms of the wave theory of light. Selected topics in contemporary optics, such as fiber optics, lasers and nonlinear optics will be covered.

PHYSICS 402 - Optics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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Lecture notes will be handed out in class for required reading.
ISBN: 0471358320
Fundamentals of photonics, Author: Bahaa E. A. Saleh; Malvin Carl Teich., Publisher: Wiley-Interscience 2. ed. 2007
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