Optics problem solving
Fizikus mérnök BSc
Number of lectures per week:
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Further knowledge transfer methods:
Special grading methods:
homeworks, two written tests
Electrodynamics and Optics, may be in the same semester: Optics
Dr. Gábor Erdei, associate professor, PhD
Lecturers and instructors:
A course applying in practical examples and somewhat supplementing the theoretical material taught in Optics. Fermat’s principle, Cartesian surfaces. Complex refractive index. Paraxial wave equation, propagation of Gaussian beams. Fresnel formulae, total internal reflection. Paraxial approximation of geometrical optics, matrix optics. Two-beam interference, Fizeau-interferometer. Multiple-beam interference, Diffraction gratings, Fabry-Pérot interferometer. Scalar diffraction, Fraunhofer approximation. Diffraction of a spherical wave in the vicinity of the focal spot.
Gabor Erdei: Optics practical notes Klein-Furtak: Optics
List of competences:
Please find the detailed list, as quoted from the Hungarian training and outcome requirements of the Physicist Engineer program, in the Hungarian version of the course description.