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Course Catalog 2021-2022 
Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 226 - Optics

Geometric and wave optics, including reflection, refraction, scattering, diffraction, interference, polarization and nonlinear phenomena. Applications to microscopes, telescopes, spectroscopy, lasers, fiber optics, holography and a variety of modern optical materials. The course includes a significant amount of laboratory work outside of class.

PHYS 171  or PHYS 181  or Permission of Instructor

Credits 1

Natural Sciences

Natural Sciences

Compass Attributes
Natural Science