This course is essential to Industry 4.0. The objectives of the course are to familiarize the learners with a basics of smart optics sensors and how they can be applied in Smart optical manufacturing. Topics covered: Visual Inspection, Fundamentals of Lasers, Basic Optics, Lasers for smart sensing, Conventional interferometric testing and sensing, and Fibre optic sensors for smart sensing and health monitoring.
Upon successful completion of the course, the students should be able to:
1. Understand the fundamentals of optical sensing
2. Gain knowledge of a wide spectrum of laser and interferometric based sensors
3. Select sensors for advanced manufacturing applications.
4. Understand Industry 4.0, role of sensors and its impact on future manufacturing.
Minimum Entry Requirement:
Working professionals in related fields.