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  • Advances in Nonlinear Opticsby Xianfeng Chen; Guoquan Zhang; Heping Zeng; Qi Guo; Weilong She; Shanghai Jiao Tong University Press

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 182.00

    This book presents an overview of the state of the art of nonlinear optics from weak light nonlinear optics, ultrafast nonlinear optics to electro-optical theory and applications. Topics range from the fundamental studies of the interaction between matter and radiation to the development of devices, components, and systems of tremendous... more...

  • Single-Photon Generation and Detectionby Alan Migdall; Sergey V. Polyakov; Jingyun Fan; Joshua C. Bienfang

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 215.00

    Single-photon generation and detection is at the forefront of modern optical physics research. This book is intended to provide a comprehensive overview of the current status of single-photon techniques and research methods in the spectral region from the visible to the infrared. The use of single photons, produced on demand with well-defined quantum... more...

  • Quantum Optics with Semiconductor Nanostructuresby Frank Jahnke

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 290.00

    An understanding of the interaction between light and matter on a quantum level is of fundamental interest and has many applications in optical technologies. The quantum nature of the interaction has recently attracted great attention for applications of semiconductor nanostructures in quantum information processing. Quantum optics with semiconductor... more...

  • Introduction to Holographyby Vincent Toal

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 118.95

    Over the course of its 60-year history, holography has enabled new insights into the nature of light and has contributed to innovative applications, including many unrelated to optics. Introduction to Holography explains how to use holographic techniques to solve specific problems in a variety of fields. The text focuses on the state of development... more...

  • An Introduction to Quantum Opticsby Yanhua Shih

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 81.95

    Authored by a highly regarded international researcher and pioneer in the field , An Introduction to Quantum Optics: Photon and Biphoton Physics is a straightforward overview of basic principles and experimental evidence for the quantum theory of light. This book introduces and analyzes some of the most exciting experimental research to date... more...

  • Fundamentals of Nonlinear Opticsby Peter E. Powers

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 95.95

    Fundamentals of Nonlinear Optics encompasses a broad spectrum of nonlinear phenomena from second-harmonic generation to soliton formation. The wide use of nonlinear optical phenomena in laboratories and commercial devices requires familiarity with the underlying physics as well as practical device considerations. This text adopts a combined approach... more...

  • Polarized Light and Optical Measurementby D. N. Clarke; J.F. Grainger; D. Ter Haar

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95

    Polarized Light and Optical Measurement is a five-chapter book that begins with a self-consistent conceptual picture of the phenomenon of polarization. Chapter 2 describes a number of interactions of light and matter used in devising optical elements in polarization studies. Specific optical elements are given in Chapter 3. The last two chapters explore... more...

  • Electron Beams, Lenses, and Opticsby A. B. El-Kareh; J. C. J. El-Kareh

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Electron Beams, Lenses, and Optics, Volume 2 deals with the aberrations relating to electronic optics. This book discusses the geometrical aberrations of lenses; spherical aberration of electric and magnetic lenses; and measurement of the spherical aberration of various electric and magnetic lenses. The theory of diffraction; influence of space charge... more...

  • Focusing of Charged Particlesby Albert Septier

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Focusing of Charged Particles, Volume I deals with the various aspects of problems in corpuscular optics such as the need for new focusing principles to guide the beams of fast particles over long distances and to increase the internal efficiency of particle accelerators. This volume is comprised of articles from specialists who attempt to find solutions... more...

  • Nonlinear Opticsby Robert W. Boyd

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Nonlinear Optics is an advanced textbook for courses dealing with nonlinear optics, quantum electronics, laser physics, contemporary and quantum optics, and electrooptics. Its pedagogical emphasis is on fundamentals rather than particular, transitory applications. As a result, this textbook will have lasting appeal to a wide audience of electrical... more...