|Course Number||Course Title and Catalog Description|
| ECE4500 ||Optical Engineering|
Introduction to applications of geometric & physical optics to engineering, including optical measurements, matrix methods, instruments, interference, holography, beam optics, Fourier optics & diffraction.
| ECE4502 ||Optical Fiber Communications|
Combined lecture-laboratory exploration of the technology of fiber optics, with emphasis on optical fiber communication systems.
| ECE4751 ||Laser Theory and Applications|
Provides an introduction to the theory and applications of laser principles and related instrumentation. Emphasis is on the fundamental principles underlying laser action. Crosslisted with PHYS 4751.
| ECE6500 ||Fourier Techniques and Signal Analysis|
Introduction to the use of Fourier Methods for analysis of signals.
| ECE6501 ||Fourier Optics and Holography|
Applications of the Fourier transform and linear systems theory to the analysis of optical propagation, diffraction, imaging, holography, wavefront modulation, and signal processing.
| ECE6510 ||Electro-Optics|
Study of the fundamental principles and primary applications of lasers, and of detectors of optical radiation.
| ECE6520 ||Integrated Optics|
Theory and design of optical waveguides and optical waveguide devices.
| ECE6521 ||Optical Fibers|
Provides an in-depth understanding of the light guiding properties of optical fibers as used in communication systems.
| ECE6522 ||Nonlinear Optics|
Provides an introduction to the field of nonlinear optics, exploring the physical mechanisms, applications, and experimental techniques.
| ECE6530 ||Modulation, Diffractive and Crystal Optics|
Provides a working knowledge of temporal and spatial optical modulation, diffractive optical devices and crystal optics.
| ECE6540 ||Organic Optoelectronics|
Fundamental understanding of the optical and electronic properties of organic materials and devices that form the basic of the emerging technological area of printed flexible optoelectronics.
| ECE6542 ||Optoelectronics: Devices, Integration, Packaging, Systems|
Optoelectronic devices (detectors, emitters, modulators) from the practical realized and theoretical performance perspective. Explores monolithic and hybrid integration of devices, packaging and system implementation.
| ECE6543 ||Fiber Optic Networks |
Architectural, performance and design aspects of fiber-optic communications networks, components and technologies. Relationship between the physical network implementation and the higher-level network architecture.
| ECE6771 ||Optoelectronics: Materials, Processes, Devices|
Optoelectronic materials, physical processes, and devices. Includes compound semiconductor materials, excitation, recombination, gain, and modulation processes and devices such as emitters, detectors, and modulators. Crosslisted with PHYS 6771.