ECE Courses by TIG

Course NumberCourse Title and Catalog Description

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.

ECE4502

Optical Fiber Communications

Combined lecture-laboratory exploration of the technology of fiber optics, with emphasis on optical fiber communication systems.

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.

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.

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.

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.

ECE6510

Electro-Optics

Study of the fundamental principles and primary applications of lasers, and of detectors of optical radiation.

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.

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.

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.

ECE6520

Integrated Optics

Theory and design of optical waveguides and optical waveguide devices.