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ELEG 867 - Devices for Light Detection from the Submillimeter to the Ultraviolet – Fall 2009 Homework #12 - due Wednesday, 9 December 2009, in class Photography and Bolometers 1. Problem 8.1, from Rieke, p. 236. Hints: Assume that the light bulb is a black body, of a standard size. To determine the arrival rate of photons, calculate the irradiance as in Chapter 1 of GR. To determine the statistics of Ag atoms in the grains, recall the cumulative distribution function for a Poisson process; see Wikipedia:
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Unformatted text preview: (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poisson_distribution). 2. Problem 9.2, from Rieke, p. 273. 3. Problem 9.5, from Rieke, p. 273. 4. Problem 9.6, from Rieke, p. 273. 5. Problem 10.1, from Rieke, p. 300. Homework assignments will appear on the web at: http://www.ece.udel.edu/~kolodzey/courses/eleg867f09.html. Note: On each homework and report submission, please give your name, the due date, assignment number and the course number....
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