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Electromagnetic fields, propagation in vacuum and matter. Polarization, interference, thin film optics, optical metrology. Diffraction, fourier optics, coherence.
There are two main aims:
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For external students the following are required: 120 credits within natural sciences and engineering or corresponding knowledge and documented proficiency in English B or corresponding knowledge.
Recommedned previous knowledge:Basic knowledge within classical physics, particularly waves and elementary classical optics (course SK1101, Classical Physics or corresponding), mathematics (vector analysis, differential equations, fourier transformation).
Basic knowledge within classical physics, particularly waves and elementary classical optics (course SK1101, Classical Physics or corresponding), mathematics (vector analysis, differential equations, fourier transformation).
Hecht, E., Optics (4th ed. 2002 or later), Addison Wesley Wesley (the edition used will be announced on the course home page at least four weeks prior to the start of the course).
A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability. The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.
One written exam (TEN1; 4 university credits). Laboratory work (LAB1; 2 university credits).
Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.
SCI/Applied undergraduate Physics
SK2400 Quantum Electronics, SK2401 Electro Optics and SK2350 Optical Measurement Techniques.
Val Zwiller (firstname.lastname@example.org)