ECE 460
Optical Imaging
Fall 2016
Text:
“Fundamentals of Photonics”, Saleh and Teich (2nd
Edition, 2007)
Schedule:
1112:20 TR, Room 2074 ECEB
Teaching
Assistants: Hassaan Majeed (email), Mikhail
Kandel (email)
Labs: Room 3016 ECEB
Office
Hours: Tuesday 12:301:30, Room 4055 Beckman
Date 
Chapter 
Topic 
Material 
Homework 
Lab 
Aug 23^{rd} 
Introduction 

Aug 25^{th} 
Appendix B 
Math Toolbox 

Aug 30^{th} 
Appendix A 
Math Toolbox 

Sep 1^{st} 
Properties of Light 

Sep 6^{th} 
Properties of Light 

Sep 8^{th} 
Chapter 1 
Geometrical Optics 

Sep 13^{th} 
Geometrical Optics 


Sep 15^{th} 
Chapter 2 
Wave Optics 

Sep 20^{th} 
Wave Optics 

Sep 22^{nd} 
Chapter 4 
Fourier Optics 

Sep 27^{th} 
Fourier Optics 

Sep 29^{th} 
Review 

Oct 4^{th} 
Midterm 1 

Oct 6^{th} 
Chapter 11 
Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations 

Oct 11^{th} 
Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations 

Oct 13^{th} 
Lowcoherence Interferometry 

Oct 18^{th} 
Lowcoherence Interferometry 

Oct 20^{th} 
Optical Coherence Tomography 

Oct 25^{th} 
Microscopy 

Oct 27^{th} 
Microscopy 


Nov 1^{st} 
Aberrations 
HW 5 

Nov 3^{rd} 
Review 

Nov 8^{th} 
Midterm 2 

Nov 10^{th} 
Chapter 6 
Polarization 

Nov 15^{th} 
Chapters 89 
Waveplates 
Polarization 

Nov 17^{th} 
Waveplates 

Nov 22^{nd} 
Break 

Nov 24^{th} 
Break 

Nov 29^{th} 
Electrooptics 

1^{st} Dec 





Dec 6^{th} 
Chapter 1920 
Acoustooptics 
HW 7 


Final Review 


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