Advanced Optics I -- PHYC 463, Fall 2020

Class Syllabus

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Introduction

Introduction -1

 
(added 8/30/2020)
 
Some more detailled derivations pulse description, Wigner function,
Added 9/5/2020.
 
 
Micromechanical forces
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The next lecture(s) make a review of interferences, phases, Fourier transform applied to the
two slit experiment, and a digression to quantum mechanics.
 
 
 
 
GEOMETRICAL OPTICS

Reflection, curved mirrors

 
 
OPTICAL MATRICES
 
 
GAUSSIAN BEAMS
 
 
 
 
 
 

Homeworks

 

Homework 3 - Fourier

Homework3 solutions

Homework 4 - lens

Solution: Beam expander

               the drop

               Plano-convex vs convex-plano

Homework 5 - Fresnel, prisms