ECE 460 Optical Imaging

Spring 2020

Prof. Gabriel Popescu

Text: “Fundamentals of Photonics”, Saleh and Teich (2nd Edition, 2007)

Schedule: 11-12:20 T-R, Room 3013 ECEB

Teaching Assistants: Neha Goswami (email), Chenfei Hu (email)
Labs: Room 3016 ECEB

Office Hours (Instructor): Tuesday 12:30-1:30, Room 4055 Beckman Institute

Office Hours (TA): Friday 2-3pm, Room 4169 Beckman Institute

Date

Chapter

Topic

Material

Homework

Lab

Jan 21st

Introduction

Fourier Transform

Light:Sources

Jan 23rd

Appendix 1

Linear Systems

Linear Systems and Fourier Transform

Jan 28th

Radiometric and Photometric Properties of Light

Radiometric and Photometric Properties of Light HW1 Math Tool Box
Noisy Data

Jan 30th

Properties of Light

Feb 4th

Properties of Light

Properties of Light

Feb 6th

Chapter 1

Geometrical Optics

Geometrical Optics

HW2

Feb 11st

Geometrical Optics

Feb 13rd

Chapter 2

Wave Optics

Wave/ Fourier Optics

Feb 18th

Wave Optics

Ray Optics

Feb 20th

Chapter 4

Fourier Optics

Feb 25th

Fourier Optics

Diffraction  

Feb 27th

Review

Mar 3rd

Midterm 1

Mar 5th

Chapter 11

Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations

Spatiotemporal Correlations

Mar 10th

Spatial and Temporal Field Correlations

Fourier Optics

Mar 12nd

Low-coherence Interferometry

LCI

HW4

Mar 17th

Spring Break

Mar 19th

Spring Break

Mar 24th

Low-coherence Interferometry

Mar 26th

Optical Coherence Tomography

Mar 31st

Microscopy

Microscopy

Apr 2nd

Microscopy

 

Apr 7th

Aberrations

Pupils, windows, aberrations

HW5

Apr 9th

Review

Apr 14th

Midterm 2

Apr 16th

Chapter 6

Polarization

Polarization

Apr 21st

Chapters 8-9

Waveplates

HW6

Apr 23rd

Waveplates

Apr 28th

Electro-optics

Electro-optics/ Acousto-optics

Apr 30th

Chapter 19-20

 

Acousto-optics

 

 

 

May 5th

Final Review

    May 8th

Final Exam

7pm-10pm

ECEB 3013

Grading: Midterm 1 - 15%; Midterm 2 - 15%; Final - 20%; Homework - 25%; Lab - 20%; Class Participation - 5%; Late Submission Penalty - 20%