Instructor: Dr. Matt Anderson
Office Hours: Monday 1-2, Thursday 1-2 (I am also available for appointments by e-mail.)
Class times: Tuesday & Thursday 9:30 AM – 10:45 PM, room P149
Textbook: Optics, 4th edition, Hecht.
Topics: Chapters 1-10 of Hecht.
Grading: 100 pts. Total
Homework: 10 pts.
Two midterms: 20 pts. each
Paper based on team project: 20 pts.
Final exam: 30 pts. (Thursday, Dec 16, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
Transmitting an infrared laser beam through free space for communication and monitoring atmospheric absorption.
Student learning will be assessed via the following special topics:
Lens matrix formalism