Apr 14, 2021  
Academic Catalog 2020-2021 
    
Academic Catalog 2020-2021
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VSC 511 - Geometric, Physical, & Visual Optics I


3 credit(s)
This course is the first of a two-semester sequence that provides an introduction to optics. Topics in this semester include laws of light propagation, thin lenses & prisms, spherocylindrical lenses, single spherical refracting interfaces, thick lenses, & angular magnification. Emphasis is placed on applications such as lens models of the eye & optical instruments. Course elements may be tailored for the cohort enrolled.
Corequisite(s): OPT 501L  



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