Advanced Projects & Optics Internship Physics Laboratory

University of Oregon
Department of Physics
Eugene, Oregon
Willamette Hall, Rm(s) 10,12,18
email: bsboggs@uoregon.edu
ph: 541-346-7963
fax: 541-346-5861
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Optics Projects:
Rb Atom Trap MOT
Spontaneous Parametric Downconversion
Sonoluminescence
Optical Tweezers
Construction and Use of a Spatial Light Modulator (SLM)

Fiber Optic Projects:
Modelocked Fiberlaser
Autocorrelator
Sagnac Fiber Interferometer
Erbium-Doped Fiber Amplifier & CW Laser
Dispersion in an Optical Fiber

Solid State Projects:
CW/Pulsed NMR
Atomic Force Microscope
Surface Plasmon Resonance
Superconductivity
Carrier Dynamics in a Semiconductor Device
Electron Spin Resonance
Physical Adsorption

Classical Physics Projects:
Chaos in a Double Pendulum

Computational Physics Projects:
Parallel Programming on the APL Cluster

Astronomical Projects:

Astronomical Spectroscopy
Observational Astronomy




Teaching Modules:
Photon Counting Fundamentals
Two-Slit Interference One Photon at a Time
Millikan Oil-Drop
Superconductivity
Coherence Length/Area - A Broadband Michelson Interferometer
Photo-Electric Effect















Projects in Development:

Self-heterodyne/homodyne laser linewidth measurements and modeling
Astronomical CCD Characterization
Lock-In Amplification Techniques
Muon Lifetime Measurement



















Useful Links:
 
                                
University of Oregon's Optics Internship Program
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Encyclopedia for Photonics and Laser Technology
Google Scholar
Society of Physics Students
American Physical Society NW Section
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