CHBI 511 / SUSTAINABLE ENERGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Examine the technologies, environmental impacts and economics of main energy sources of today and tomorrow including fossil fuels, nuclear power, biomass, geothermal energy, hydropower, wind energy, and solar energy. Comparison of different energy systems within the context of sustainability. Hydrogen economy and fuel cells.

ELEC 522 / INTRODUCTION TO MEMS AND MOEMS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Introduction to Microsystems, MEMS and its integration with optics; Microfabrication and process integration; MEMS Modeling and design; Actuator and sensor design; Mechanical structure design; Optical system design basics; Packaging; Optical MEMS application case studies; Scanning systems (Retinal Scanning Displays, Barcode scanners); Projection display systems (DMD and GLV); Infrared imaging cameras; Optical switching for telecommunications.

ELEC 523 / OPTICAL INFORMATION PROCESSING
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: (ELEC. 201 and ELEC. 429) or consent of the instructor

Review of 2-D linear system theory and 2-D Fourier transforms. Integral transforms used in optical signal processing; Fundamentals of physical optics and diffraction theory; Fourier and imaging properties of optical systems; Coherent and Incoherent optical image processing; Fundamental architectures for correlation and spectrum analysis; Interferometry; Discrete analog optical processors; Holography; Review of 3D Display technologies.

ELEC 525 / PHOTONIC MATERIALS AND DEVICES
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: (ELEC. 206 or PHYS. 302) or consent of the instructor

Survey of the properties and applications of photonic materials and devices; semiconductors; photon detectors, light emitting diodes, noise in light detection systems; light propagation in anisotropic media, Pockels and Kerr effects, light modulators, electromagnetic wave propagation in dielectric waveguides, waveguide dispersion; nonlinear optical materials, second harmonic generation, Raman converters.

ELEC 529 / FUNDAMENTALS OF OPTICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Fundamentals of optics and applications of the optical technology: photon and wave nature of light, geometrical optics, optical instruments, electro-magnetic waves, interference and interferometers, fiber optics, diffraction, diffraction gratings, polarization and its applications, multi-layer films, Fresnel equations, and rainbows. Real world applications of course topics.

ENGL 500 / ACADEMIC WRITING
Kredi: 0Önkoşul:

The following objectives will be met through extensive reading, writing and discussion both in and out of class.Build a solid background in academic discourse, both written and spoken. Improve intensive and extensive critical reading skills. Foster critical and creative thinking. Build fundamental academic writing skills including summary, paraphrase, analysis, synthesis. Master cohesiveness as well as proper academic citation when incorporating the work of others.

MASE 501 / STRUCTURAL AND PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF MATERIALS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Crystal structure, reciprocal lattice, determination of crystal structure by x-ray diffraction, energy levels of a periodic potential, Bloch theorem, band theory of solids, crystal defects, lattice vibrations and phonons; electrical conductivity, metals, dielectrics, and semiconductors; magnetic effects, paramagnets, diamagnets, ferromagnets, and superconductors; optical properties of materials, refractive index, dispersion, absorption and emission of light, nonlinear optical materials, high harmonic generation, Raman effect.

MASE 522 / VIBRATIONAL SPECTROSCOPY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Molecular symmetry, group theory, reducible and irreducible representation, character tables, introduction to vibrational spectroscopy, Raman effect, infrared absorption, selection rules, pure rotational spectroscopy, normal modes, prediction and interpretation of the vibrational spectra of polyatomic species.

MASE 535 / APPLIED SPECTROSCOPY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Group theory for chemistry; theory, instrumentation and bio/materials applications of rotational, vibrational, and electronic spectroscopy; electron spectroscopies for material science; supported by ?hands-on? applications of Excel to spectroscopy problems.

MASE 540 / SURFACE AND INTERFACE PROPERTIES OF MATERIALS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Interaction forces in interfacial systems; fluid interfaces; colloids; amphiphilic systems; interfaces in polymeric systems & polymer composites; liquid coating processes.

MASE 542 / BIOMATERIALS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Materials for biomedical applications; synthetic polymers, metals and composite materials as biomaterials; biopolymers, dendrimers, hydrogels, polyelectrolytes, drug delivery systems, implants, tissue grafts, dental materials, ophthalmic materials, surgical materials, imaging materials.

MASE 570 / MICRO AND NANOFABRICATION
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MECH. 202 or consent of the instructor

Fabrication and characterization techniques for micro and nano electro mechanical systems, MEMS & NEMS (including: microlithography; wet & dry etching techniques; physical & chemical vapor deposition processes; electroplating; bonding; focused ion beams; top-down approaches - electron-beam lithography, SPM, soft lithography - ; bottom-up techniques based on self-assembly). Semiconductor nanotechnology. Nanotubes & nanowires. Biological systems. Molecular electronics.

OEPE 501 / PHOTONICS AND LASERS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Pre-Requisites: (ELEC. 206 or PHYS. 302) or consent of the instructor

Review of electromagnetism; geometrical optics, analysis of optical systems; wave properties of light, Gaussian beams, beam optics; interaction of light with matter, spontaneous and stimulated emission, optical amplification, theory and applications of lasers, optical interactions in semiconductors, light emitting diodes and diode lasers; detectors, noise in detection systems; light propagation in anisotropic crystals, Pockels and Kerr effect, light modulators; nonlinear optics, second harmonic generation, phase matching, nonlinear optical materials.

OEPE 502 / CLASSICAL ELECTRODYNAMICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Boundary-value problems in electrostatics and magnetostatics. Maxwell?s equations. Conservation laws. Electromagnetic waves and wave propagation in different media. Waveguides and resonant cavities. Radiating systems.

OEPE 526 / NANOPHOTONICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Propagation and focusing of optical fields; spatial resolution and position accuracy; techniques used for nanoscale optical microscopy; light emission and optical interactions in nanoscale environments; quantum emitters; quantum photonics; dipole emission near planar interfaces; optical resonators; surface plasmons; forces in confined fields; fluctuation-induced interactions.

OEPE 541 / QUANTUM MECHANICS I
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Wave function; solutions of the Schödinger?s equation; infinite square well; harmonic oscillator; potential barrier; formalism of quantum mechanics; statistical interpretation; hydrogen atom problem; angular momentum; spin; identical particle systems; many-electron atoms; solids; quantum statistics.

OEPE 542 / QUANTUM MECHANICS II
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: PHYS. 401 or consent of the instructor

Time-independent perturbation theory; fine structure of the hydrogen spectrum; variational approximation; helium atom; WKB quantization; time-dependent perturbation theory; two-level systems; emission and absorbtion; adiabatic approximation; geometric phase.

OEPE 550 / SELECTED TOPICS IN OPTOELECTRONIC AND PHOTONIC ENGINEERING
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Topics will be announced when offered.

OEPE 590 / SEMINAR
Kredi: 0Önkoşul:

A series of seminars given by faculty or outside speakers. Participating students must also make presentations during the semester.

OEPE 595 / MASTER OF SCIENCE THESIS
Kredi: 0Önkoşul:

Independent scientific research towards Master of Science degree.

PHYS 405 / EXPERIMENTAL PHYSICS
Kredi: 4Önkoşul: Prerequisite: PHYS. 206 or consent of the instructor

Selected experiments in physics. Single component and integrated solid state electronic device characteristics and applications in electronic circuits. Use of coherent and incoherent electromagnetic waves in modern physics experiments and contemporary technology applications with transmission, absorption, diffraction, and spectroscopic measurements. Laboratory technique, data recording and analysis, communication of results through written and oral reports.

PHYS 509 / CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS I
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: PHYS. 203 or consent of the instructor

Free electron theory of metals. Crystal lattices. Reciprocal lattice. Classification of Bravais lattices. X-ray diffraction and the determination of crystal structures. Electrons in a periodic potential. Tight binding method. Band structures. Semi-classical theory of conduction in metals. Fermi surface. Surface effects.

PHYS 520 / OPTICAL MICRO-CAVITIES
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Optical micro-cavities. Fabry-Perot cavity. Quality factor. Finesse. Free-spectral bands. Whispering gallery modes. Coupling. Photonic molecules, glasses, crystals and meta-materials. Optical micro-cavities. Fabry-Perot cavity. Quality factor. Finesse. Free-spectral bands. Whispering gallery modes. Coupling. Photonic molecules, glasses, crystals and meta-materials.

PHYS 525 / PHOTONIC MATERIALS AND DEVICES
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Survey of the properties and applications of photonic materials and devices; semiconductors; photon detectors, light emitting diodes, noise in light detection systems; light propagation in anisotropic media, Pockels and Kerr effects, light modulators, electromagnetic wave propagation in dielectric waveguides, waveguide dispersion; nonlinear optical materials, second harmonic generation, Raman converters.