Optics

Photography, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho n.º 8645/2020 - 08/09/2020

4 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 22,50 T + 30,0 TP + 5,0 OT

Lecturer
- Carla Alexandra de Castro Carvalho e Silva

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
Students should have acquired such concepts as the physical principles associated with the Theory of Light, the electromagnetic spectrum and chromatic properties of an object as well as the fundamental concepts of Optics that enable them to understand the behaviour of mirrors and lenses.

Program
1? Light properties and propagation. Colour analysis.
2? Fundamentals and basic laws of Geometric Optics.
3? Light refraction.
4? Spherical lenses
5? Light reflection.
6? Wave Optics

Evaluation Methodology
Two reports corresponding to two assignments (online) drawn up in theoretical-practical classes assessed with a P mark.
Mid-term assessment: completion of two written tests online on the moodle platform, one during the semester and the other in..

Bibliography
- Paul, H. (2002). Física Conceitual. Brasil: Bookman
- Silva, C. (0). Sebenta de Ótica. Acedido em 20 de setembro de 2021 em https://doctrino.ipt.pt/course/view.php?id=3203

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by media resources. Theoretical-practical classes aimed at solving problems, whenever possible involving experimental activities in practical classes.
Practical coursework.

Software used in class
Not applicable.