ECE 460 Optical Imaging
Fall 2017
Text: “Fundamentals of Photonics”, Saleh and Teich (2nd Edition, 2007)
Schedule: 1112:20 TR, Room 2074 ECEB
Teaching Assistants: Michael Fanous (email), Chenfei Hu (email)
Labs: Room 3016 ECEB
Office Hours: Tuesday 12:301:30, Room 4055 Beckman
Date 
Chapter 
Topic 
Material 
Homework 
Lab 
Aug 29^{th} 
Introduction 

Aug 31^{st} 
Appendix B 
Linear systems and the Fourier transform in optics 

Sep 5^{th} 
Appendix A 
Linear systems and the Fourier transform in optics 

Sep 7^{th} 
Properties of Light 

Sep 12^{nd} 
Properties of Light 

Sep 14^{th} 
Chapter 1 
Geometrical Optics 

Sep 19^{th} 
Geometrical Optics 

Sep 21^{st} 
Chapter 2 
Wave Optics 

Sep 26^{th} 
Wave Optics 

Sep 28^{th} 
Chapter 4 
Fourier Optics 

Oct 3^{rd} 
Fourier Optics 

Oct 5^{th} 
Review 

Oct 10^{th} 
Midterm 1 

Oct 12^{nd} 
Chapter 11 
Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations 

Oct 17^{th} 
Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations 

Oct 19^{th} 
Lowcoherence Interferometry 

Oct 24^{th} 
Lowcoherence Interferometry 

Oct 26^{th} 
Optical Coherence Tomography 

Oct 31^{st} 
Microscopy 

Nov 2^{nd} 
Microscopy 


Nov 7^{th} 
Aberrations 

Nov 9^{th} 
Review 

Nov 14^{th} 
Midterm 2 

Nov 16^{th} 
Chapter 6 
Polarization 

Nov 21^{st} 
break 

Nov 23^{rd} 
break 

Nov 28^{th} 
Chapters 89 
Waveplates 

Nov 30^{th} 
Waveplates 

Dec 5^{th} 
Electrooptics 

Dec 7 
Chapter 1920 
Acoustooptics 



Dec 12^{nd} 
Final Review 
final lab session  Electrooptics/Acoustooptics  



Final Exam 
Dec 18^{th} 
Grading: Midterm 1  15%; Midterm 2  15%; Final  20%; Homework  25%; Lab  20%; Class Participation  5%.