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  • Applied Photonicsby Chai Yeh

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Photonic circuitry is the first-choice technological advancement recognized by the telecommunications industry. Due to the speed, strength, and clarity of signal, photonic circuits are rapidly replacing electronic circuits in a range of applications. Applied Photonics is a state-of-the-art reference book that describes the fundamental physical concept... more...

  • Optics in Instrumentsby Jean Pierre Goure

    Wiley 2013; US$ 129.00

    Optics is a science which covers a very large domain and is experiencing indisputable growth. It has enabled the development of a considerable number of instruments, the optical component or methodology of which is often the essential part of portent systems. This book sets out show how optical physical phenomena such as lasers ? the basis of instruments... more...

  • Semiconductor Optical Amplifiersby Niloy K. Dutta; Qiang Wang

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2006; US$ 193.00

    This invaluable book provides a comprehensive treatment of the design and applications of the semiconductor optical amplifier (SOA). SOAs are important components for optical communication systems with applications as in-line amplifiers and as functional devices in evolving optical networks. The functional applications of SOAs were first studied in... more...

  • Insulating Materials for Optoelectronicsby F.Agullo- Lopez

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1995; US$ 208.00

    This review volume presents new developments in the preparation, physical characterization and applications of insulating materials for Optoelectronics. Insulators occupy a leading position as laser and optical amplifier hosts, electrooptic and acoustooptic modulators, frequency doublers and optical parametric oscillators, photorefractive devices and... more...

  • Nonlinear Optics, Quantum Optics, and Ultrafast Phenomena with X-Raysby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 183.00

    1 X-Ray Sources.- 1 Introduction.- 2 X-Ray Tubes.- 3 Laser-Driven Sources.- 4 Synchrotrons and Storage Rings.- 5 Pulse Slicing and Ultrafast Thomson Scattering.- 6 Energy-Recovering Linacs.- 7 X-Ray Free-Electron Lasers.- 7.1 The Physics of the FEL Process.- 7.2 Hard X-Ray FEL Facilities in Planning.- 7.3 The Quantum FEL.- 7.4 Lasing without Inversion.-... more...

  • Acoustical Holographyby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    I. Real-Time Imaging Systems.- Real-Time Acoustical Imaging by Means of Liquid Surface Holography.- A Progress Report on the Laser Scanned Acoustic Camera.- Real-Time Reconstruction of Images from Hydroacoustic Holograms.- II. High-Resolution Imaging Systems.- Practical High Resolution Acoustic Microscopy.- A 1.1 GHz Scanned Acoustic Microscope.- III.... more...

  • Holographieby Maurice Francon

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 49.95

    Die Holographie ist durch ihre Entwicklungen und durch ihre Anwen­ dungen einer der wiehtigsten Zweige der modernen Optik geworden. Mit ihrer Hilfe konnen einfache und zugleieh elegante Experimente durch­ gefUhrt werden, die groBe Moglichkeiten eroffnen. Die Rekonstruktion von dreidimensionalen und von farbigen Bildern, die einen vollkomme­ nen raumlichen... more...

  • Acoustical Holographyby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    I. Medical and Biological.- Irreversible Effects of High Frequency Ultrasound on Animal Tissue and the Related Threshold Intensities.- Immediate Aims of Acoustical Imaging in Medical Practice.- Comparison of Methods of Acoustic Microscopy.- II. Bragg Imaging.- Optical Heterodyne Detection in Bragg Imaging.- Phase Aberrations in Bragg Imaging.- Noise... more...

  • Atmospheric Opticsby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Some Statistical Determinations of the Instability of Television Images of Stars.- Images of the Lunar Limb and Heterogeneity Layers in the Troposphere.- Measuring Limb Vibrations of Solar Images.- Vibration of Star Images in Telescopes as a Function of Zenith Distance.- Distribution of Wave-Front Distortions That Cause Star-Image Vibration.- The Probability... more...

  • Acoustical Holographyby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    1 Symposium Summary.- 2 Progress in Acoustical Holography.- Liquid-Surface Deformation.- A Unified Theory of Holography.- New Developments in Scanned or Sampled Holograms.- Reciprocal Holograms.- Simultaneous Scanning with Source and Detector.- Bragg Diffraction, or Direct Interaction of Light and Sound.- Conclusion.- References.- 3 On The Theory of... more...