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  • Inks and Pigments in Security Applicationsby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2011; US$ 390.00

    The mission of security printing has always been to provide the highest degree of security at as low a cost as possible. While inks and pigments may form only one element of security printing, they will often be used in combination with other methods to validate identity documents, banknotes, events tickets and more. This eBook reviews the market for... more...

  • Digital Print Technologies in Packaging Applicationsby iSmithers Rapra Publishing

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2011; US$ 390.00

    The package printing industry, which comprises about a third of the global printing market, serves an important role in the supply chain of various industries. Conventional printing methods are no longer the only option, with Digital printing as the newer, sometimes cheaper method. In particular the lack of prepress and make-ready costs for digital... more...

  • Nonemissive Electrooptic Displaysby

    Springer US 2013; US$ 99.00

    Session 1 ? Display Engineering and Electrooptics.- Requirements On Modern Displays.- Discussion.- Session 2 ? Liquid Crystal Display Effects.- Electrical and Optical Properties of Twisted Nematic Structures.- Discussion.- Cholesteric Texture and Phase Change Effects.- Discussion.- Liquid Crystal Color Displays.- Discussion.- Short Communication: Spectrum... more...

  • An Introduction to Acoustical Holographyby B. Hildebrand

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    1. Introduction.- 1.1. Fundamental Concepts.- 1.2. Historical Development.- References.- 2. Holography.- 2.1. Recording Process.- 2.2. Reconstruction Process.- 2.3. Gabor Holography.- 2.4. Leith-Upatnieks Holography.- 2.5. Hologram Classification.- 2.5.1. Fresnel Holograms.- 2.5.2. Fraunhofer Holograms.- 2.5.3. Side-Band Fresnel or Fraunhofer Holograms.-... more...

  • Optical and Acoustical Holographyby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Introductory Presentations.- Speech.- Welcome to Milan!.- and Historical Remarks.- The Principle of Wavefront Reconstruction, 1948.- General Theory of Holography.- Wavefront Reconstruction.- Information Theory in Holography.- Optical Holography.- Hologram Interferometry and Mechanical.- Analysis Hologram Interferometry.- Vibration Analysis by Holography.-... more...

  • Fiber Opticsby Bernard Bendow; Shashanka S. Mitra

    Springer US 2013; US$ 99.00

    Section I: Fiber Materials and Processing.- Vapor Phase Materials and Processes for Glass Optical Waveguides.- Fiber Drawing Process: Characterization and Control.- Analytical Techniques for the Prediction of the Fiber Forming Process.- An Overview of Optical Waveguide Coatings.- Infrared Fiber Optical Materials.- Fabrication of Silver Halide Fibers... more...

  • Optical Thin Films and Coatingsby Angela Piegari; François Flory

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 365.00

    Optical coatings, including mirrors, anti-reflection coatings, beam splitters, and filters, are an integral part of most modern optical systems. Optical thin films and coatings provides an overview of thin film materials, the properties, design and manufacture of optical coatings and their use across a variety of application areas. Part one explores... more...

  • Wavelet Denoisingby Abdeljalil Ouahabi

    Wiley 2015; US$ 130.00

    The persistence of noise in imaging technologies has been one of the greatest challenges to the developments of digital imaging technologies in modern medicine, such as MRIs. This text conveys the usefulness of wavelets  in compact signal and image representations to denoise images and improve compression and feature detection processing. Standard... more...

  • Combating Bad Weather Part Iby Sudipta Mukhopadhyay; Abhishek Kumar Tripathi

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2014; US$ 50.00

    Current vision systems are designed to perform in normal weather condition. However, no one can escape from severe weather conditions. Bad weather reduces scene contrast and visibility, which results in degradation in the performance of various computer vision algorithms such as object tracking, segmentation and recognition. Thus, current vision systems... more...

  • Electromagnetic Imaging using Synthetic Aperture Radarby Laurent Ferro-Famil

    Wiley 2015; US$ 105.00

    Electromagnetic Imaging presents the methods and purposes of electromagnetic imaging with aperture synthesis. The book introduces the fundamentals of radar operation, 2D focusing techniques by spectral and/or spatial diversity, and their relevance in engineering applications. With examples and explanations of 2D SAR, interferometric, tomographic,... more...