Benefits Learning outcomes:
This course will enable you to
- Explain the basis for the electronic and optical properties of solids and the interaction between matter and light
- Describe various optical probing techniques
- Follow recent advances in femtosecond laser science
Instructor: Eric Mazur holds a triple appointment as Harvard College Professor, Gordon McKay Professor of Applied Physics, and Professor of Physics at Harvard University. He is an internationally recognized scientist and researcher, and he leads a vigorous research program in optical physics and is also interested in improving science education.