Credits: (4)Introduction to modern concepts in optics: electromagnetic waves, propagation of light through media, geometrical optics of lenses, mirrors and simple optical instruments, polarization, interference, coherence, and diffractions.
Note Taught in a studio format; three hours of lecture and two hours of laboratory per week.
Requisites Prerequisite: PHYS 214.
When Offered Fall, in alternate years
UGE course No
K-State 8 Empirical and Quantitative Reasoning
Natural and Physical Sciences