Introduction to Optical Engineering

Introduction to Optical Engineering
Introduces principles and practices of optical engineering including optical communications system and components.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 1.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesEC EN 462
 TaughtFall Term 2
 ProgramsContaining EC EN 466
Course Outcomes

Waveguide Problems

Application of differential equations to solve metallic and dielectric waveguide problems.

Diffraction Problems

Application of integral calculus to solve diffraction problems.

Anisotropic Media

Application of linear algebra to find propagation characteristics in anisotropic media.


Ability to apply modern optical test equipment to measure optical communication system parameters.