Coursebooks

Imaging optics

MICRO-421

Lecturer(s) :

Psaltis Demetri

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

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

  • Microengineering, 2019-2020, Master semester 2
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Imaging optics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Microengineering, 2019-2020, Master semester 4
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Imaging optics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2019-2020, Master semester 2
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Imaging optics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2019-2020, Master semester 4
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Imaging optics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Life Sciences Engineering, 2019-2020, Master semester 2
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Imaging optics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Life Sciences Engineering, 2019-2020, Master semester 4
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Imaging optics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Photonics minor, 2019-2020, Spring semester
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Imaging optics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

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