ECE 460 Optical Imaging
Fall 2021
Text: “Fundamentals of Photonics”, Saleh and Teich (2nd Edition, 2007)
Schedule: 1112:20 TR, Zoom
Teaching Assistant: Masa Sakakura (email)
Labs: Room 3016 ECEB
Office Hours (Instructor): Tuesday 12:301:30, Room 4055 Beckman Institute
Office Hours (TA): Thursday 12:302:00, Room 3016 ECEB
Date 
Topic 
Material 
Homework 
Lab 
Aug 24^{th} 

Aug 26^{th} 
Linear Systems and Fourier Transform  
Aug 31^{st}

Light:Sources  HW1  Math Tool Box Noisy Data 

Sep 2^{nd} 

Sep 7^{th} 
Properties of Light 
Properties of Light  
Sep 9^{th} 
Geometrical Optics 

Sep 14^{th} 
Geometrical Optics 

Sep 16^{th} 
Wave Optics 
HW3 

Sep 21st 
Wave Optics 

Sep 23^{rd} 
Fourier Optics 

Sep 28^{th} 
Fourier Optics 

Sep 30^{th} 
Review 

Oct 5^{th} 
Midterm 1 
Fourier Optics  
Oct 7^{th} 
Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations 

Oct 12^{th} 
Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations 


Oct 14^{th} 
Lowcoherence Interferometry 
HW4 
Interference & Temporal Coherence  
Oct 19^{th} 

Oct 21^{st} 
Spring Break 

Oct 26^{th} 
Lowcoherence Interferometry 

Oct 28^{st} 
Optical Coherence Tomography 

Nov 2^{nd} 
Microscopy 
Microscopy  
Nov 4^{th} 
Microscopy 


Nov 9^{th} 
Aberrations 
HW5 

Nov 11^{th} 
Review 

Nov 16^{th} 
Midterm 2 

Nov 18^{th} 
Polarization 
Polarization  
Nov 23^{rd} 
Thanksgiving Break 

Nov 25^{th} 
Thanksgiving Break 

Nov 30^{th} 
Waveplates 
HW6  
Dec 2^{nd} 
Acoustooptics / Electrooptics 



Dec 7^{th} 
Final Review 
Electrooptics / Acoustooptics  

Final Exam (TAKEHOME) 
Grading: Midterm 1  15%; Midterm 2  15%; Final  20%; Homework  25%; Lab  20%; Class Participation  5%; Late Submission Penalty  20%