Advanced Projects & Optics Internship Physics Laboratory

University of Oregon
Department of Physics
Eugene, Oregon
Willamette Hall, Rm(s) 10,12,18
ph: 541-346-7963
fax: 541-346-5861
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Projects in Progress:

Rb Atom Trap MOT
Spontaneous Parametric Downconversion
Modelocked Fiberlaser
Sagnac Fiber Interferometer
CW/Pulsed NMR
Erbium-Doped Fiber Amplifier & CW Laser
Atomic Force Microscope
Surface Plasmon Resonance
Carrier Dynamics in a Semiconductor Device
Optical Tweezers
Chaos in a Double Pendulum
Construction and Use of a Spatial Light Modulator (SLM)
Parallel Programming on the APL Cluster
Dispersion in an Optical Fiber
Astronomical Spectroscopy

Teaching Modules:
Photon Counting Fundamentals
Two-Slit Interference One Photon at a Time
Millikan Oil Drop Apparatus
Superconducting Quantum Interference Device
Coherence Length/Area - A Broadband Michelson Interferometer

Projects in Development:

Fiber Interferometer
Cosmic Ray Telescope
Self-heterodyne/homodyne laser linewidth measurements and modeling
Astronomical CCD Characterization
Lock-In Amplification Techniques
Muon Lifetime Measurement
Electron Spin Resonance
Physical Adsorption
Photo-Electric Effect

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