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 numerical signal processing, spectroscopy, ray optics, diffraction, Fourier optics, microscopy, spatial coherence, temporal coherence, polarimetry, fiber optics, electro-optic modulation and acousto-optic modulation.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Network for Computational Nanotechnology at Illinois (NCN@Illinois)
Researchers should cite this work as follows:
Gabriel Popescu (2011), "[Illinois] ECE 460 Optical Imaging Fall 2011 Lecture 1: Introduction," http://nanohub.org/resources/11921.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL