Fourier Optics

Fourier OpticsHours: 3 0 3

Plane waves and spatial frequency, Fresnel and Fraunhoffer diffraction, Fourier transforms and diffraction patterns, Fourier transforms in cylindrical coordinates, special functions in photonics and their Fourier transforms, Fourier transform properties of lenses, frequency analysis of optical systems, spatial filtering, holography.

Pre-requisites: NoneCo-requisites: None

Hours: XYZ where X = Lecture, Y = Lab, Z = Credit
All hours are per week.
3 Lab hours constitute 1 credit hour
1 credit hour implies 1 lecture of 50mins per academic week. 16 weeks in total.
Pre-Requisite courses are courses required to be completed before this course may be taken
Co-Requisite courses are courses required to be taken along with this course