ECE 240B

Optical Information Processing in Space and Time

Winter 2017, Professor Yeshaiahu Fainman

 


Table of Contents

  Announcements

  Class Instructor

  Course Outline and Information

  Lecture Schedule

  Homeworks


Announcements

 


Instructor

  Instructor:

Prof. Yeshaiahu Fainman

Office: EBU1 3406

Phone: (858) 534-8909

Email: fainman@ece.ucsd.edu

Office Hours: M, W 12:00 - 1:00pm


Course Outline

  Contents:

 Introduction

 Foundations of Scalar Diffraction Theory

 Fresnel and Fraunhofer Diffraction

 Wave-Optics Analysis of Coherent Optical Systems

 Frequency Analysis of Optical Imaging Systems

 Wavefront Modulation

 Analog Optical Information Processing

 Holography

 Fourier Optics in Time Domain

 Introduction to Nonlinear Optics

 Information Processing with Optical Nonlinearities

  Course Grading:

 Midterm ... 35%

 Final Exam ... 65%

  Syllabus


 

Lecture Schedule

  Lectures:

 M, W 7:30a - 8:50a; WLH 2110