Innovate Image Systems Used Worldwide
The study of light has made an impact on the world for decades. Entertainment, medicine, defense and communication have all benefited from the discoveries of professionals dedicated to this field. Our use of computers, cellphones and televisions is daily proof of image systems engineering standing at the forefront of our changing world. Amplify your knowledge of imaging science and engineering by earning UCF’s Online Optical Image Systems Graduate Certificate.
Through this UCF Online program, you will study and train in optical imaging systems, learning the methods and applications of the field. The certificate is designed for professionals with technical backgrounds in science and engineering. Our accomplished faculty members will teach you the basic principles and applications of optical engineering in imaging, electro-optic systems, radiometry and optical system design.
This program can be completed fully online. Don’t wait on getting ahead of this cutting-edge field. New developments and career opportunities are rapidly growing. Get started on your path to success today and secure your position as a leader in this field.
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Explore the fundamentals of Geometrical Optics, Geometrical Theory of Image Formation and Aberrations.
Imaging and Optical Systems
Examine linear systems theory of discrete and continuous one- and two-dimensional systems with applications to optical polarization, pulse propagation, and image formation.
Interference and Diffraction
Examine the interference of light, optical interferometry, Fraunhofer and Fresnel scalar diffraction, diffraction gratings, temporal coherence, spatial coherence, and partial coherence.
Skills You'll Learn
- Understand the basic principles and applications of optical engineering in imaging, electro-optic systems, radiometry and optical system design.
2019 - 2029
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- Applications Specialist
- Image Analyst
- Optical Engineer
- Optics Instrumentation Engineer
- Simulation Developer
- project manager