The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Optics

Most popular at the top

  • SLOW LIGHTby Sidney Perkowitz

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 25.00

    Slow Light is a popular treatment of today's astonishing breakthroughs in the science of light. Even though we don't understand light's quantum mysteries, we can slow it to a stop and speed it up beyond its Einsteinian speed limit, 186,000 miles/sec; use it for quantum telecommunications; teleport it; manipulate it to create invisibility;... more...

  • Optik, Thermodynamik, Quantenby

    De Gruyter 1998; US$ 133.00

    Physik: Optik, Thermodynamik, Quanten (German Edition) more...

  • Let There Be Lightby Alex Montwill; Ann Breslin

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2013; US$ 179.00

    This book is the first of its kind devoted to the key role played by light and electromagnetic radiation in the universe. Readers are introduced to philosophical hypotheses such as the economy, symmetry and the universality of natural laws, and are then guided to practical consequences such as the rules of geometrical optics and even Einstein's... more...

  • International Trends in Opticsby Joseph W. Goodman

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    International Trends in Optics provides a broad view of work in the field of optics throughout the world. Topics range from quantum optoelectronics for optical processing to optics in telecommunications, along with microoptics, optical memories, and fiber-optic signal processing. Holographic optical elements for use with semiconductor lasers are also... more...

  • Optical System Designby Rudolf Kingslake

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Optical System Design covers the basic knowledge of optics and the flow of light through an optical system. This book is organized into 16 chapters that deal with various components of an optical system, from light and images to spectroscopic apparatus. The book first discusses the simple components of an optical system, including its light, lens,... more...

  • Principles of Opticsby Max Born; Emil Wolf; A. B. Bhatia; P. C. Clemmow; D. Gabor; A. R. Stokes; A. M. Taylor; P. A. Wayman; W. L. Wilcock

    Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 84.00

    Principles of Optics is one of the classic science books of the twentieth century, and probably the most influential book in optics published in the past 40 years. The new edition is the first ever thoroughly revised and expanded edition of this standard text. Among the new material, much of which is not available in any other optics text, is a section... more...

  • Optikby

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2008; US$ 490.00

    Dieses Lehrbuch wendet sich an Studierende der Physik, sowie anderer Natur- oder Ingenieurwissenschaften. Es gibt diesem Leserkreis eine Einführung und einen vollständigen Überblick über das Gebiet der Optik und stellt die Inhalte in den Zusammenhang mit anderen Gebieten der Physik, wie etwa der Elektrodynamik und der Quantenphysik. Es ist daher gut... more...

  • Auf dem Weg zur Verantwortungsgesellschaftby Sebastian Demel

    Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 36.06

    Stiftungen als Akteure des gesellschaftlichen Wandels: bürgerschaftliches Engagement gegen soziale Missstände und Obrigkeit. Die deutsche Gesellschaft wandelte sich nach der Reichsgründung 1871 rasant. Industrielle Fertigung, technische Neuentwicklungen und wissenschaftlicher Fortschritt bescherten ungeahnten Wohlstand. Doch nicht alle profitierten... more...

  • Lightby Howard H. Seliger; William D. McElroy

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Light more...

  • Progress in Opticsby Emil Wolf

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 224.00

    In the 50 years since the first volume of Progress in Optics was published, optics has become one of the most dynamic fields of science. The volumes in this series that have appeared up to now contain more than 300 review articles by distinguished research workers, which have become permanent records for many important developments, helping optical... more...