ENGS 123: Optics



ENGS 23 or PHYS 41, and ENGS 92 or equivalent

Identical to PHYS 123

The physical principles and engineering applications of optics, with an emphasis on optical systems. Geometric optics: ray tracing, first-order analysis, imaging, radiometry. Wave optics: polarization, interference, diffraction, Fourier optics. Sources and detectors. Fiber optic systems.