Coursebooks 2018-2019

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Imaging optics

MICRO-421

Lecturer(s) :

Scharf Toralf

Language:

English

Summary

Introduction to optical imaging systems such as camera objectives and microscopes. Discussion of imaging formation. Principles of design of imaging optics with geometrical optics and analysis with raytracing. Presentation of different applications in photography and microscopy.

Content

Keywords

Optical imaging, optical instruments, optical design, performance analyis, aberrations, resolution and contrast, microscopy

 

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Micro 321 Ingénierie optique I

Micro 322 Ingénierie optique II

Micro 420 Selected topics in advanced optics

Analysis IV, Linear algebra, General physics III/IV

 

Recommended courses

Signals and systems, Image processing

 

Important concepts to start the course

Matrix calculations, Fourier transformation, Electromagnetic waves, refraction and reflection, polarization, signal filtering, basics of geometrical optics

 

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Lecturing with exercises 

 

Assessment methods

' Oral exam: drawing a question to prepare, expose and discuss

' No support allowed.

 

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes
Forum No
Others

Possible to take dates

 

Resources

Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)

No

Bibliography

B.A. Saleh and M.C. Teich, Fundamental of photonics (2007)

H. Gross, Handbook of Optical Systems, Vol. 1  (2005)

H. Gross, Handbook of Optical Systems, Vol. 4  (2007)

J.W. Goodman, Introduction to Fourier optics (1996)

 

 

 

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

Course material and slides covering geometrical and matrix optics, Fourier optics, microscopy are published on Moodle

 

In the programs

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