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  • Light and Opticsby Abdul Al-Azzawi

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 132.95

    Since the invention of the laser, our fascination with the photon has led to one of the most dynamic and rapidly growing fields of technology. As the reality of all-optical systems quickly comes into focus, it is more important than ever to have a thorough understanding of light and the optical components used to control it. Comprising chapters drawn... more...

  • Optics for Engineersby Charles A. DiMarzio

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 98.95

    The field of optics has become central to major developments in medical imaging, remote sensing, communication, micro- and nanofabrication, and consumer technology, among other areas. Applications of optics are now found in products such as laser printers, bar-code scanners, and even mobile phones. There is a growing need for engineers to understand... 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...

  • Auf dem Weg zur Verantwortungsgesellschaftby Sebastian Demel

    Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 37.84

    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: Physical and Biological Action provides an introduction to the significant problems that are usually considered in photobiology. This book covers a variety of topics, including photosensitization, phototropism, phototaxis, photosynthesis, bioluminescence, diurnal rhythms, and the measurement of molecular excitation by light. Organized into... more...

  • Opticsby W. H. A. Fincham; M. H. Freeman

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Optics: Eighth Edition covers the work necessary for the specialization in such subjects as ophthalmic optics, optical instruments and lens design. The text includes topics such as the propagation and behavior of light; reflection and refraction - their laws and how different media affect them; lenses - thick and thin, cylindrical and subcylindrical;... more...

  • Opticsby W. H. A. Fincham; M. H. Freeman

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Optics: Ninth Edition Optics: Ninth Edition covers the work necessary for the specialization in such subjects as ophthalmic optics, optical instruments and lens design. The text includes topics such as the propagation and behavior of light; reflection and refraction - their laws and how different media affect them; lenses - thick and thin, cylindrical... more...

  • Statistical Opticsby Joseph W. Goodman

    Wiley 2015; US$ 115.00

    This book discusses statistical methods that are useful for treating problems in modern optics, and the application of these methods to solving a variety of such problems This book covers a variety of statistical problems in optics, including both theory and applications.  The text covers the necessary background in statistics, statistical... more...

  • Progress in Optics by Emil Wolf

    Elsevier Science 1977; US$ 72.95

    In the thirty-seven years that have gone by since the first volume of Progress in Optics was published, optics has become one of the most dynamic fields of science. At the time of inception of this series, the first lasers were only just becoming operational, holography was in its infancy, subjects such as fiber optics, integrated optics and optoelectronics... more...

  • Progress in Optics by Emil Wolf

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 240.00

    In this volume, six review articles which cover a broad range of topics of current interest in modern optics are included. The first article by S. Saltiel, A.A. Sukhorukov and Y.S. Kivshar presents an overview of various types of parametric interactions in nonlinear optics which are associated with simultaneous phase-matching of several optical processes... more...