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Optics

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  • Matrix Methods for Optical Layoutby Gerhard Kloos

    SPIE 2007; US$ 47.00

    This book is intended to familiarize the reader with the method of Gaussian matrices and some related tools of optical design. The matrix method provides a means to study an optical system in the paraxial approximation. This text contains new results such as theorems on the design of variable optics, on integrating rods, on the optical layout of prism... more...

  • Fundamentals of Light Sources and Lasersby Mark Csele

    Wiley 2011; US$ 160.00

    A comprehensive introduction to the burgeoning field of photonics The field of photonics is finding increasing applications across a broad range of industries. While many other books provide an overview of the subject, Fundamentals of Light Sources and Lasers closes a clear gap in the current literature by concentrating on the principles of laser... more...

  • 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 Herbert Daniel

    De Gruyter 1998; US$ 140.00

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

  • Physik für Ingenieure und Naturwissenschaftlerby Friedhelm Kuypers

    Wiley 2012; US$ 26.50

    Friedhelm Kuypers unterrichtet seit 1986 Physik und Technische Mechanik für Ingenieure und Naturwissenschaftler an der Hochschule Regensburg. In seinen Vorlesungen legt er großen Wert auf Veranschaulichungen und hebt Anwendungen physikalischer Gesetze in Technik und Alltag hervor. Er ist ebenfalls Autor des Lehrbuchklassikers "Klassische... 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...

  • Optikby Wolfgang Zinth; Ursula Zinth

    De Gruyter 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...

  • Light and Opticsby Abdul Al-Azzawi

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 132.95

    THE NATURE OF LIGHT Introduction The Evolution of Light Theory Measurements of the Speed of Light Light Sources The Electromagnetic Spectrum Types of Electromagnetic Waves Properties of Light Further Reading LIGHT AND SHADOWS Introduction Shadows Solar Eclipse Lunar Eclipse Applications of Shadows Experimental Work List of References Appendices Further... more...