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  • Introduction to Radiometryby William L. Wolfe

    SPIE 1998; US$ 44.00

    Radiometry is an essential part of the optical design of virtually every optical instrument, and key to many applications. It is also used to measure the radiation of various objects. This tutorial examines both the techniques of calculating radiative transfer and the measurement of fluxes and radiometric properties of various sorts. more...

  • Reconciliation of Geometry and Perception in Radiation Physicsby Benoit Beckers; Pierre Beckers

    Wiley 2014; US$ 95.00

    Reconciliation of Geometry and Perception in Radiation Physics  approaches the topic of projective geometry as it applies to radiation physics and attempts to negate its negative reputation. With an original outlook and transversal approach, the book emphasizes common geometric properties and their potential transposition between domains. After... more...

  • Radiometryby Frank Grum

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Optical Radiation Measurements, Volume 1: Radiometry is an introduction to the measurement of optical radiant energy, with emphasis on the principles and generally applicable methods of radiometry. Topics range from basic concepts of radiant energy and its transfer to the calibration of instrumentation. Blackbody radiation and sources of radiation... more...

  • Absolute Radiometryby F Hengstberger

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Absolute Radiometry: Electrically Calibrated Thermal Detectors of Optical Radiation considers the application of absolute radiometry, a technique employed in optical radiation metrology for the absolute measurement of radiant power. This book is composed of eight chapters and begins with the principles of the absolute measurement of radiant power.... more...

  • Monte Carlo Methods for Particle Transportby Alireza Haghighat

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 119.95

    The Monte Carlo method has become the de facto standard in radiation transport. Although powerful, if not understood and used appropriately, the method can give misleading results. Monte Carlo Methods for Particle Transport teaches appropriate use of the Monte Carlo method, explaining the method?s fundamental concepts as well as its limitations.... more...

  • Optical Radiometry for Ocean Climate Measurementsby Giuseppe Zibordi; Craig J. Donlon; Albert C. Parr

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 215.00

    This book presents the state-of-the-art of optical remote sensing applied for the generation of marine climate-quality data products, with contributions by international experts in the field. The chapters are logically grouped into six thematic parts, each introduced by a brief overview. The different parts include: i . requirements for the generation... more...

  • Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detectionby Syed Naeem Ahmed

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 125.00

    Physics and Engineering of Radiation Detection presents an overview of the physics of radiation detection and its applications. It covers the origins and properties of different kinds of ionizing radiation, their detection and measurement, and the procedures used to protect people and the environment from their potentially harmful effects. The... more...

  • Grundlagen der Strahlungsphysik und des Strahlenschutzesby Hanno Krieger

    Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2012; US$ 69.95

    Die bewährte Einführung vermittelt physikalische, biologische und rechtliche Grundlagen der Strahlungsphysik und des Strahlenschutzes auf dem neuesten Stand. Für den praktischen Gebrauch enthält das Buch einen ausführlichem Formel- und Tabellenanhang. Zahlreiche Übungsaufgaben helfen, den Lehrstoff weiter zu vertiefen. more...

  • Optical Radiometryby Albert C. Parr; Raju Datla; James Gardner

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 315.00

    This book deals with the practice of Optical Radiation Measurements with introductory material to introduce the topics discussed. It will be most useful for students, scientists and engineers working in any academic, industrial or governmental projects related to optical radiation. The book contains chapters that treat in detail the procedures and... more...

  • Radiation Mechanicsby Esam M A Hussein

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 190.00

    Mechanics is the science of studying energy and forces, and their effects on matter. It involves mechanisms, kinematics, cross sections, and transport. Radiation mechanism describes how various types of radiation interact with different targets (atoms and nuclei). The book addresses the above four aspects of radiation mechanics integrating these aspects... more...