Nov 12, 2019  
University of Alberta Calendar 2019-2020 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2019-2020

PHYS 362 - Optics and Lasers


★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) Gaussian optics; optical instruments; matrix analysis of lens systems; aberrations; polarization; double- and multiple-beam interference; Fraunhofer and Fresnel diffraction; introduction to laser physics and applications; selected topics from contemporary optics. Prerequisite: PHYS 230 or 281, and MATH 209 or 215 or 317.