6.631 Optics and Photonics


Class Info

Introduction to fundamental concepts and techniques of optics, photonics, and fiber optics. Review of Maxwell's equations, light propagation, and reflection from dielectrics mirrors and filters. Interferometers, filters, and optical imaging systems. Fresnel and Fraunhoffer diffraction theory. Propagation of Gaussian beams and laser resonator design. Optical waveguides and optical fibers. Optical waveguide and photonic devices.

This class has 6.013, and 8.07 as prerequisites.

6.631 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by J. Fujimoto.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

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