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PHYS322 — Fall 2022

PHYS322: Optics (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)

Offering:

Fall, Class 3, cr. 3

Prerequisites:

PHYS 251, 271, or equivalent.

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Description:

Wave optics and properties of light including reflection, refraction interference. Fraunhofer and Fresnel diffraction dispersion, polarization, double refraction, introduction to lasers and holography.

Instructor(s):

SHIVARAM, NIRANJAN

Email:

niranjan@purdue.edu

Textbook(s) for Fall 2022

Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Optics Eugene Hecht 5th 978-0133977226 Pearson Required

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