OE171 - Holography and Photography

Fall Term 2014

General Information

 

Instructor:

Galen C. Duree Jr., PhD

Office:

DL102

Phone:

872-6025

Campus Box:

182

Office Hours:

9:00 AM - 11:40 AM   T Th
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM  M T Th F

 

Text:

Optional

Optics for Dummies, Galen Duree

Homework:

Homework problems will be assigned in class at which time the due date will be given. Please show all of your work (this means to explain your answers when appropriate). Please write only on one side of the paper. You are encouraged to discuss the homework with your colleagues, however, you are required to prepare your own solutions.

Exams:

There will be three in-class exams which will consist of short essay from topics listed on the provided study guide.

Holography

Experiment:

There will be a holography workshop that will be conducted in DL115 at various times this term.  The specific dates will be posted on the web site and announced in class as they become available.   Your participation in one of the workshops will count toward your final grade.

Grades:

The final grade will be determined as follows:

Homework – 40%

Exams – 45%

Holography Experiment – 15%



If you have not made a hologram yet, please arrange a time with me so that we can get it made.

 Topics

The following is an approximate list of the topics to be covered in the class - adjustments will be made based on student interests.

Chapter 3

Fundamental Properties of Light

Chapter 4

Principles of Geometrical Optics

Chapters 5 - 7

Mirrors and Lenses

Exam #1

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Study Guide

Chapter 16

The Camera and Photography
Lecture Only Color

Chapter 13

The Human Eye and Vision

Chapters 13 & 19

Optical Instruments

Exam #2

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Take the exam in the Learning Center sometime before the end of the day Friday, November 7, 2014!

Study Guide

Chapter 14  

Lasers

Chapter 11

Wave Optics - Interference

Chapter 16

Holography

Exam #3

Take the exam in the Learning Center any time after Thursday, November 13, 2014

Study Guide


Assignments

Assignment #1 Link to Assignment #1
Due Thursday, September 18, 2014
Assignment #2 Link to Assignment #2
Due Thursday, October 2, 2014
Assignment #3 Link to Assignment #3
Due Thursday, October 16, 2014
Assignment #4 Link to Assignment #4
Due Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Assignment #5

Link to Assignment #5

Due Thursday, November 6, 2014
Assignment #6 Link to Assignment #6
Due Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Assignment #7 Cancelled - No more assignments!
Due Wednesday, November 19, 2014

This page was last updated 11/11/14 by Galen C. Duree Jr.