1. Propagation and focusing of optical fields, eikonal equations for gradient index optics
2. Electromagnetic field near the surface: Evanescent waves, waveguides and cavities
3. Surface Plasmon and Plasmonics
4. Basics of Metamaterials
报 告 人：Nicholas Fang 教授 麻省理工大学
个人簡介：Nicholas X. Fang received his BS and MS in physics from Nanjing University, and his PhD in mechanical engineering from University of California Los Angeles. He arrived at MIT in Jan 2011 as d’Aberloff Career Development Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Prior to MIT, he worked as an assistant professor at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Professor Fang’s areas of research look at nanophotonics and nanofabrication. His recognitions include the ASME Chao and Trigger Young Manufacturing Engineer Award (2013); the ICO prize from the International Commission of Optics (2011); an invited participant of the Frontiers of Engineering Conference by National Academies in 2010; the NSF CAREER Award (2009) and MIT Technology Review Magazine’s 35 Young Innovators Award (2008).