UE Optical spectroscopy

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Degrees incorporating this pedagocial element :


Goals: To give tools and methods for the analysis and design of optical systems. To give the basic knowledge on the optical aberration encountered in optical systems.

Geometrical optics: Foundations and fondamental law. Approached and rigorous stigmatims. Spherical dioptre and its gaussian approximation. Cardinal points of centered optical systems.
Complex optical systems and their defects : the eye example ; characteristics of an optical instrument; chromatic aberration ; geometrical aberrations.
Optical cavities and mirrors : spherical mirror andits gaussian approximation ; optical cavities.