ETRO 161 : Introduction to Optics and Photonics

Credits

3

Class Hours

6 lecture/lab

Prerequisites

Qualified for ENG 100 and MATH 103.

Semester Offered

Spring

Description

This introductory photonics course covers the physics of light, laser safety, geometric optics, lenses, mirrors, polarizing lenses, interference/ diffraction waves, laser physics, optical imaging, and bio-photonics. Lab experiments and projects are embedded to reinforce the theory and provide practical experience for those interested in pursuing a career in this field.