Course Descriptions

OPT 215 - Electro-Optical Devices and Systems

5 Credits

Optical and electro-optical instrument phenomena: radiometry, spectrophotommetry detector characteristics, blackbody radiation, light sources and their spectra, electronic instrument use, electronic device specifications, fiber optics and fiber optic systems. Three class hours, four laboratory hours.

Prerequisites: OPT 211, MTH 141, ELT 111

Course Learning Outcomes
1. Demonstrate an improvement in electronic test equipment skills and a better understanding of radiation, its measurement and detection.
2. Compare semiconductor devices and electro optic data sheets.
3. Develop and incorporate image acquisition and manipulation of an image as a numerical matrix.

Course Offered Spring only

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Intersession 2018
Spring Semester 2018