Wave Motion and Optics
Wave phenomena with specific applications to waves in media and electromagnetic phenomena. Wave equations, propagation, radiation, coherence, interference, diffraction, scattering. Light and its interactions with matter, geometrical and physical optics. Experiments for this course are covered in Physics 308.
Physics 205, 241, or 244, and Physics 311. Physics 322 or concurrent enrollment recommended
Lecture Place and Time:
MWF 9:55-10:45am, 2104 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Place Time:
Sunday, May 11, 2014 12:25pm to 2:25pm
Physics of Light and Optics by Peatross and Ware