ECE 460 Optical Imaging
Fall 2018
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 Institute
Date 
Chapter 
Topic 
Material 
Homework 
Lab 
Aug 28^{th} 
Introduction 

Aug 30^{th} 
Appendix B 
Linear systems and the Fourier transform in optics 

Sep 4^{th} 
Appendix A 
Linear systems and the Fourier transform in optics 

Sep 6^{th} 
Properties of Light 

Sep 11^{st} 
Properties of Light 

Sep 13^{rd} 
Chapter 1 
Geometrical Optics 
HW2 

Sep 18^{th} 
Geometrical Optics 

Sep 20^{th} 
Chapter 2 
Wave Optics 
HW3 

Sep 25^{th} 
Wave Optics 

Sep 27^{th} 
Chapter 4 
Fourier Optics 

Oct 2^{nd} 
Fourier Optics 

Oct 4^{th} 
Review 

Oct 9^{th} 
Midterm 1 

Oct 11^{st} 
Chapter 11 
Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations 

Oct 16^{th} 
Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations 

Oct 18^{th} 
Lowcoherence Interferometry 
HW4 

Oct 23^{rd} 
Lowcoherence Interferometry 

Oct 25^{th} 
Optical Coherence Tomography 

Oct 30^{th} 
Microscopy 

Nov 1^{st} 
Microscopy 


Nov 6^{th} 
Aberrations 
HW5 

Nov 8^{th} 
Review 

Nov 13^{rd} 
Midterm 2 

Nov 15^{th} 
Chapter 6 
Polarization 

Nov 20^{th} 
break 

Nov 22^{nd} 
break 

Nov 27^{th} 
Chapters 89 
Waveplates 
HW6 

Nov 29^{th} 
Waveplates 

Dec 4^{th} 
Electrooptics 

Dec 6 
Chapter 1920 
Acoustooptics 



Dec 11^{st} 
Final Review 
Electrooptics/Acoustooptics  

Final Exam 
Grading: Midterm 1  15%; Midterm 2  15%; Final  20%; Homework  25%; Lab  20%; Class Participation  5%.