Credits: 5

Schedule: 10.01.2020 - 21.02.2020

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

III 2018 – 2019, 2019 – 2020 (spring)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course the student understands the principles and the concepts of optics and is able to solve problems by calculations.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Basic knowledge of optics for instrumentation purposes. Geometrical optics, wave optics, interferometry, diffraction, fiber optics, optical communications.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Laboratory work, home assignments and examination.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 49 h
Independent learning 58 h
Repetition 17 h

total 133 h

Attendance in some contact teaching may be compulsory.

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Ikonen: Optiikan perusteet.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Replaces S-108.181 and S-108.2110.

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Language class 3: English


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