Course Description

Foundations of quantum optics: interaction of two-level atoms with light; basic elements of laser theory; fundamental consequences of the quantization of the light field; introduction to modern optics in quantum optics.


Weekly recitation sessions:  Wednesdays 1-2pm, Room 422

TA office hours:  Thursdays 11-12noon, Fridays 3-4pm, 8th floor

Makeup classes: Fridays 2-3pm, Room 305, scheduled on Feb. 1, 15, Mar. 1, 22, 29, Apr. 5, 19, 26. Recorded and posted online.


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