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- SPIE 1999; US$ 78.00
This book examines how aberrations arise in optical systems and how they affect optical wave propagation and imaging based on geometrical and physical optics. It focuses on concepts, physical insight, and mathematical simplicity, intended for students and professionals. Figures and drawings illustrate concepts and enhance readability. This book is... more...
- SPIE 2011; US$ 50.00
This book provides a clear, concise, and consistent exposition of what aberrations are, how they arise in optical imaging systems, and how they affect the quality of images formed by them. The emphasis of the book is on physical insight, problem solving, and numerical results, and the text is intended for engineers and scientists who have a need and... more...
- Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) 2011; US$ 39.00
Ten years have passed since the publication of the first edition of this classic text in April 2001. Considerable new material amounting to 100 pages has been added in this second edition. Each chapter now contains a Summary section at the end. The new material in Chapter 4 consists of a detailed comparison of Gaussian apodization with a corresponding... more...
- Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) 2013; US$ 78.00
After a brief introduction to optical imaging, aberrations, and orthonormalization of a set of polynomials over a certain domain to obtain polynomials that are orthonormal over another domain, this book describes the polynomials appropriate for various shapes of the system pupil. Starting with the system that is most common in imaging, namely, the... more...
Handbook of Optics, Third Edition Volume V: Atmospheric Optics, Modulators, Fiber Optics, X-Ray and Neutron OpticsMcGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 166.00
Contributors;Brief Contents of All Volumes;Editors' Preface;Preface to Volume V;Glossary and Fundamental Constants ; Part 1. Measurements ; Chapter 1. Scatterometers; Chapter 2. Spectroscopic Measurements; Part 2. Atmospheric Optics ; Chapter 3. Atmospheric Optics; Chapter 4. Imaging Through Atmospheric Turbulence; Chapter 5. Adaptive Optics;... more...
Handbook of Optics, Third Edition Volume II: Design, Fabrication and Testing, Sources and Detectors, Radiometry and PhotometryMcGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 166.00
Contributors; Brief Contents of All Volumes;Editors' Preface;Preface to Volume II;Glossary and Fundamental Constants ; Part 1: Design ; Chapter 1. Techniques of First-Order Layout; Chapter 2. Aberration Curves in Lens Design; Chapter 3. Optical Design Software; Chapter 4. Optical Specifications; Chapter 5. Tolerancing Techniques; Chapter 6. ... more...
Handbook of Optics, Third Edition Volume I: Geometrical and Physical Optics, Polarized Light, Components and Instruments(set)McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 177.00
The Optical Society of America is a professional society dedicated to serving optics professionals and academics, in the U.S. and around the world. Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Michael Bass is professor emeritus at the University of Central Florida's Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers (CREOL). Associate Editors: Dr. Casimer... more...
Handbook of Optics, Third Edition Volume IV: Optical Properties of Materials, Nonlinear Optics, Quantum Optics (set)McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 166.00
Part 1. Properties ; Chapter 1. Optical Properties of Water Chapter 2. Properties of Crystals and Glasses; Chapter 3. Polymeric Optics; Chapter 4. Properties of Metals; Chapter 5. Optical Properties of Semiconductors; Chapter 6. Characterization and Use of Black Surfaces for Optical Systems; Chapter 7. Optical Properties of Films and... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 208.00
The most comprehensive and up-to-date optics resource available Prepared under the auspices of the Optical Society of America, the five carefully architected and cross-referenced volumes of the Handbook of Optics , Third Edition, contain everything a student, scientist, or engineer requires to actively work in the field. From the design of complex... more...