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PALT 406 Components and Devices in Photonics and Laser Technology

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Course Description

An introductory review of basic components and devices that make up optics and photonics systems. Topics include: polarizers and filters; non-laser light sources; light detectors; light modulators; selection of appropriate optical device for a desired application.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
  • Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, PALT 404
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU