PHY 145: Light and Color.
5 hours (3, lecture; 2, lab), 4 credits. Introduction to the nature of light and color and its applications in science, technology, and art. Light as an electromagnetic wave phenomenon, interference, geometrical optics, polarization, the laser, holography, fiber optics, reproduction of sound with light, vision, visual illusions, color theory, light and color in nature and art.
Last modified: 9/16/2013