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Phys 415 Optics

Fall 2016

Homework

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Homework is due Mondays,
except Oct 24 and Nov 28.
There are 6 exams.
The Final is Saturday Dec. 10, 3-5pm
Homework is due Monday each week. It counts for 20% of your grade. Exams will be based on examples done in class, and homework. If you are having trouble doing the homework, ask for help from your classmates and Professors. Find someone who knows how to do the problem and ask them. Help others to learn. Sharing your knowledge with others is a gift that benefits you. The way to learn is to teach.

Late homework is marked down 20%.

No. Topic
Exam
Read  
Homework Due
 
Homework
Problems
5 each week
1. Wave Motion
Chapters 1 and 2
9/5
2.1, 2.7, 2.19, 2.24, 2.25   Solution
2. Electromagnetic Theory
Chapter 3
9/12
3.13, 3.15, 3.24, 3.28, 3.31   Solution
3. Reflection and Refraction 9/14 Exam 1
Chapter 4
9/19
4.1, 4.4, 4.19, 4.26   Solution
4. Geometrical Optics
Chapter 5
9/26
5.7, 5.8, 5.14, 5.17 5.20   Solution
5. Lens Systems 9/28 Exam 2
Chapter 6
10/3
6.14, 6.15 6.18, 6.20   Solution
6. Superposition of Waves
Chapter 7
10/10
7.8, 7.10, 7.15, 7.25   Solution
7. Polarization 10/12 Exam 3
Chapter 8
10/17
8.1, 8.4, 8.7, 8.8, 8.11   Solution
8. Interference
Chapter 9
10/31
9.3, 9.5, 9.40, 9.41, 9.43   Solution
9. Diffraction 11/2 Exam 4
Chapter 10
11/7
HW.1 HW.2 10.6, 10.9   Solution
10. Fourier Optics  
Chapter 11
11/14
11.1 11.2 11.3 11.8,   Solution
11. Magnetic Resonance Imaging 11/16 Exam 5  
MRI Tutorial
11/21
mri.1 mri.2 mri.3,   Solution
12. Lasers 12/7 Exam 6  
Chapter 14
12/5
14.15, 14.16, L.1, L.2, L.3   Solution