DEPARTMENT OF VISION SCIENCES
Roderick J. Fullard, O.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Vision Sciences
Academic Office - (205) 934-6746
Laboratory - (205) 934-9079
440 Heny Peters Building
1716 University Boulevard
1530 Third Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0010
O.D. - University of Melbourne
Ph.D. - University of Melbourne
Director, Vision Science Graduate Program
ASCO Chief Academic Officer
Chair, Curriculum Committee
VS 122 Visual Optics I - optics of the eye, cornea, crystalline lens, pupil, retinal image quality - effect of aberrations and diffraction, aberrometry, corneal topography.
VS 132 Visual Optics II - emmetropia, spherical ametropia, astigmatism, correcting lenses and the eye, visual acuity, principles of subjective and objective refraction, anisometropia, aniseikonia, depth of focus.
VIS 743 Graduate Optics and Imaging - geometrical optics and ray-tracing, wave optics, quantum optics, magnification.
VIS 744 Eyelids and lacrimal system
VIS 745 Tear proteins and lipids