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2009 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

20 Oct 2009 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu, Nahil Sobh

Nano-Biophotonics Summer SchoolTopics: Optics Theories EM Spectrum Index of Refraction Ray Optics FERMAT's Principle HERO's Principle Reflection Refraction Planar Boundaries Total Internal Reflection Spherical Lenses Thin Lens (Focusing) Thin Lens (Imaging) F Number and Depth of Field Optics...

Illinois ECE 460 Principles of Optical Imaging (Fall 2008)

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30 Jul 2008 | Courses | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Introduction to visible and infrared imaging systems covering fields, optical elements, electronic sensors, and embedded processing systems. Lectures and labs cover active and passive illumination, ranging, holography, polarization, coherence, spectroscopy, and sampling with an emphasis on...

Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging

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03 Nov 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Introduction to visible and infrared imaging systems covering fields, optical elements, electronic sensors, and embedded processing systems. Lectures and labs cover active and passive illumination, ranging, holography, polarization, coherence,spectroscopy, and sampling with an emphasis on...

2010 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

20 Sep 2010 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu, Stephen Boppart, Rohit Bhargava, Logan Liu, Nahil Sobh

The 2010 summer school covers: Principles of Nano-Biophotonics Technology and methods of investigation Current research (e.g. biomolecular sensing, nanoprobes, nonlinear microscopy, nanoscopy, nanoplasmonics)

Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging, Chapter 1: Introduction to Optical Imaging

28 Jul 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu, Andre da Costa Teves, Christopher Nixon, Glen Svenningsen

This presentation introduce some basic but fundamental concepts related to optical imaging: Electrical Magnetic Field, Frequency Domain, Measurable Quantities and the Uncertainty Principle. These notes will be used in the introductory classes of the course ECE 460 - Optical Imaging at UIUC.Notes...

[Illinois] ECE 460 Optical Imaging Fall 2011 Lecture 1: Introduction

26 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Scalar fields, geometrical optics, wave optics, Gaussian beams, Fourier optics, spatial and temporal coherence, microscopy, interference chromatic and geometric aberrations, Jones matrices, waveplates, electromagnetic fields, and electro-optic and acousto-optic effects. Laboratory covers...

Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging, Chapter 5: Light Scattering

29 Jul 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu, Andre da Costa Teves, Christopher Nixon, Glen Svenningsen

This chapter covers important topics related to Light Scattering: Simple particles, Rayleigh Scattering, The Born Approximation, Spatial Correlation, Ensemble of Particles, The Transport Equation, etc.Notes developed by Professor Gabriel Popescu from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging, Chapter 4: Microscopy

This chapter presents the main concepts and techniques of Microscopy: Resolution, Contrast, Dark Field Microscopy, Schlieren Method, Phase Contrast Microscopy, Quantitative Phase Microscopy and many other techniques.Notes developed by Professor Gabriel Popescu from University of Illinois at...

[Illinois] ECE 460 Optical Imaging Fall 2011 Lecture 6: Geometrical Optics I

02 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging, Chapter 2: A Mathematical Toolbox for Optical Imaging

The objective of this presentation is to introduce the students to a set of tools that will be useful throughout the course, among these tools are: Green's Function, Fourier Transforms, Basic Theorems with Fourier Transform, Convolution, Correlation, Refraction and Absorption and Maxwell's...

Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging, Chapter 3: Imaging

This chapter presents Geometrical Optics and also Fourier Optics, two important topics that precede Microscopy. Some of the covered concepts are: Fermat's Principle, Snell's Law, Thick and Thin Lens, System of Lens,Fraunhofer Approximation and Huygens-Fresnel principle.Notes developed by...

Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging, Chapter 6: Interferometry

This chapter explains the principles of interferometry, among its topics are: Superposition of fields, Monochromatic Fields, many type of interferometry, Temporal Coherence, etc.Notes developed by Professor Gabriel Popescu from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2010 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 2 - 2D/3D Fourier transforms & Electromagnetic fields/ Lorentz-Drude model

20 Sep 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

So far, we have discussed Fourier transformations involving one-dimensional functions. Of course, in studying imaging, the conceptmust be generalized to 2D and 3D functions. For example, diffraction and 2D image formation are treated efficiently via 2D Fouriertransforms, while light scattering...

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03 Apr 2009 | Tools | Contributor(s): Raheem Syed, Nahil Sobh, Umberto Ravaioli, Gabriel Popescu, Mohamed Mohamed

It can display, edit, analyze, process, save and print 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit images. It can read many image formats.

[Illinois] ECE 460 Optical Imaging Fall 2011 Lecture 8: Eye Optics

Illinois iOptics Seminar Series

08 Mar 2010 | Series | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu, Mustafa Mir, Vikram Chaudhery, Brian Cunningham

The Optical Society of America and the SPIE local student chapters are sponsoring the 2nd iOptics seminar series.The series includes lectures from graduate students, post-docs and faculty working at the cutting edge of optics and photonics research.

[Illinois] ECE 460 Optical Imaging Fall 2011 Lecture 2: Math Toolbox I

[Illinois] ECE 460 Optical Imaging Fall 2011 Lecture 4: Properties of Light I

[Illinois] ECE 564: Modern Light Microscopy

14 Mar 2016 | Courses | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Current research topics in modern light microscopy: optics principles (statistical optics, Gaussian optics, elastic light scattering, dynamic light scattering); traditional microscopy (bright field, dark field, DIC, phase contract, confocal, epi-fluorescence, confocal fluorescence); current...

Illinois 2009 nano-biophotonics Summer School, Lecture 4: Dynamic Light Scattering

27 Oct 2009 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Dynamic Light ScatteringTopics: DLS Typical Geometry Simplistic Picture: Young Interferometer 1st Order Correlation (g1)- DLS Viscous Media and Brownian Motion Observations Brownain Motion Coherence Effects Experimental Geometries Other Applications Viscoelastic

Intro to: Fourier optics, Light scattering, Holography, QPI (Parts 1 and 2)

30 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Illinois 2009 nano-biophotonics Summer School, Lecture 3: Elastic Light Scattering

21 Sep 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Elastic Light ScatteringTopics: Light Scattering by Inhomogeneous Media Scattering on Single Particles Scattering on Simple Particles Rayleigh Scattering The Born Approximation The Spatial Correlation Function Single Particle Under Born approximation Ensemble of Particles Mie Scattering Multiple...

[Illinois] ECE 460 Optical Imaging Fall 2011 Lecture 9: Wave Optics I

[Illinois] NBSS11 NanoBiophotonics Summer School 2011

12 Jun 2013 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

Biophotonics Summer School 2011Monday, May 23, 2011 – Friday, June 03, 2011The Biophotonics Summer School brings together from a wide variety of disciplines to teach students about the biophotonics field. The latest research developments are also covered, including: biomolecular sensing,...

2010 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 4 - Gaussian beam propagation - Elastic light scattering - Dynamic light scattering

Often, experiments involve light beams. A light beam can be defined as a distribution of field that fulfills the approximation in Eq. 20,i.e. is characterized by a dominant wave vector component, k(z) >> k(x) , k(y) . A beam is, therefore, the spatial equivalent of quasimonochromaticlight, where...