PHYC 3540   Optics and Photonics

CREDIT HOURS: 3
Topics in physical and geometrical optics will be covered. Selected applications will be presented in certain areas of photonics, including micro-optic sensors, semiconductor lasers and detectors, optical waveguides and fibres, optical signal processing and telecommunications.
FORMAT: Lecture
PREREQUISITES: PHYC 2150.03 and PHYC 2510.03 or MATH 2002.03

 

CREDIT HOURS: 3

This course will present the cutting-edge advances in the materials used in energy storage systems, such as batteries (particularly Li-on batteries), fuel cells and supercapacitors. Discussions will include component materials (electrodes, electrolytes, separator) and full devices.
FORMAT: Lecture
PREREQUISITES: CHEM 4311.03/ CHEM 5311.03 or permission of the instructor