Mathematics for Photonics Education

Lessons presented by John Chamberlain, CORD

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  1. Scientific Notation
  2. Unit Conversion
  3. Introductory Algebra
  4. Powers and Roots
  5. Ratio and Proportion
  6. Exponents and Logarithms
  7. Graphing in Rectangular Coordinates
  8. Geometry
  9. Angles in Two and Three Dimensions
  10. Trigonometry
  11. Special Graphs