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Applied Optics

Applied Optics Minor

Laser LabApplied Optics is the application of optics to a broad realm of processes and products in industry, such as

  • laser materials processing (welding, cutting and heat treating)
  • automated inspection and measurement
  • fiber optic communication
  • remote sensing

To achieve a minor in Applied Optics, you must complete four courses (16 credits). 

Kettering’s well-respected program is one of the first such programs in the United States.