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VE334 – Principles of Optics


Credits: 4 credits

Pre-requisites: Vp 240 or Vp 260

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Basic principles of optics: light sources and propagation of light; geometrical optics, lenses and imaging; ray tracing and lens aberrations; interference of light waves, coherent and incoherent light beams; Fresnel and Fraunhofer diffraction. Overview of modern optics with laboratory demonstrations.

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