460 Laser Optics


Winter Term, 2019

Notice 1: The material on this website is copyrighted and is for the sole use of students registered in PHYS/ENPH 460. The material on this website may be downloaded for a registered student’s personal use, but shall not be distributed or disseminated to anyone other than students registered in PHYS/ENPH 460. Failure to abide by these conditions is a breach of copyright, and may also constitute a breach of academic integrity under the University Senate’s Academic Integrity Policy Statement.

Notice 2: You need a password to access the pdf files below which is given out in Lecture 1. If you need it, come and ask me after class.

Office Hours for This Week: By Appointment (I am around most of the week – busy with posters on Thursday until ~ 2pm)
TA: Gavin Crowder (Office: across from mine):  Contact email: 14gbc@queensu.ca

Lecture times: Tu – 12.30, We – 12.30, Th – 11.30  (Stirling 414)
Tutorial time: As announced

Course Outline

Laser Physics Textbook e-copy link from Queen’s: here

Lectures: Posted under “460 Posted Material”

Problem Sets: Posted under “460 Posted Material”
No late assignments, as solutions will be posted very quickly (sorry) – unless arranged with entire class or special arrangement. Solutions will generally be posted same day as due date or next day.

Midterm Quiz: Thursday 14th Feb (last lecture before reading week)

Final Exam: 7pm, Thurs 11th April

Last year’s exam is posted under exams, and I will post the formulas here when I am done with the exam (fixed a few typos in blue that I will also note when I visit the exam): Tentative formula sheets 

Quick Announcements: See announcements for 460 at RHS Menu. But I may post some urgent stuff here:

* Class is now finished – good luck in the final exam. The exam will cover all lecture material.