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  • Photographic Sensitivityby Tadaaki Tani

    Oxford University Press 1995; US$ 219.99

    Notwithstanding the current excitement surrounding cutting-edge digital imaging techniques, photographic film still provides the highest resolution and most beautiful images of any medium available. For the first time in nearly 20 years, Photographic Sensitivity: Theory and Mechanisms offers a comprehensive, systematic description of the subject, stressing... more...

  • Real-Time Image and Video Processingby Nasser Kehtarnavaz; Mark Gamadia

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2006; US$ 40.00

    This book presents an overview of the guidelines and strategies for transitioning an image or video processing algorithm from a research environment into a real-time constrained environment. Such guidelines and strategies are scattered in the literature of various disciplines including image processing, computer engineering, and software engineering,... more...

  • Modern Image Quality Assessmentby Zhou Wang; Alan C. Bovik

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2006; US$ 40.00

    This Lecture book is about objective image quality assessment?where the aim is to provide computational models that can automatically predict perceptual image quality. The early years of the 21st century have witnessed a tremendous growth in the use of digital images as a means for representing and communicating information. A considerable percentage... more...

  • Fundamentals of Liquid Crystal Devicesby Shin-Tson Wu; Deng-Ke Yang

    Wiley 2006; US$ 155.00

    From laptop computers and mobile phones to digital cinema, Liquid Crystal Displays (LCDs) are integral components in an increasing array of highly desirable consumer electronics and communication devices, and are already the predominant technology used in flat panel displays.  This inter-disciplinary book is intended as an introductory guide... more...

  • Panoramic Imagingby Fay Huang; Reinhard Klette; Karsten Scheibe

    Wiley 2008; US$ 165.00

    Panoramic imaging is a progressive application and research area. This technology has applications in digital photography, robotics, film productions for panoramic screens, architecture, environmental studies, remote sensing and GIS technology. Applications demand different levels of accuracy for 3D documentation or visualizations. This book describes... more...

  • Shaped Crystalsby Tsuguo Fukuda; Valery I. Chani

    Springer 2007; US$ 259.00

    This volume presents an overview of the growth of shaped crystals (oxides, fluorides, etc.) by the micro-pulling-down technique. Both melt and solution (flux) growth are considered. The advantages and disadvantages of the method are discussed in detail and compared with related crystal-growth processes. The authors attempt to give a practical introduction... more...

  • Multi-Wave Mixing Processesby Yanpeng Zhang; Min Xiao

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009; US$ 259.00

    This book discusses the interactions of efficient multi-wave mixing (MWM) processes enhanced by atomic coherence in multilevel atomic systems. It is the most recent book on multi-wave mixing processes including the attosecond and femtosecond regime. more...

  • High-Throughput Image Reconstruction and Analysisby A. Ravishankar Rao; Guillermo A. Cecchi

    Artech House 2008; US$ 153.00

    This innovative volume surveys the latest image acquisition advances in serial block face techniques in scanning electron microscopy, knife-edge scanning microscopy, and 4D imaging of multi-component biological systems. more...

  • Inorganic Nanoprobes for Biological Sensing and Imagingby Hedi Mattoussi; Jinwoo Cheon

    Artech House 2008; US$ 153.00

    Written and edited by leading experts in the field, this unique book places particular emphasis nanoprobes made of luminescent semiconductor nanocrystals (quantum dots or QDs) and magnetic nanoparticles (MNPs). You find an insightful discussion on the synthesis, characterization, and analysis of the unique properties of luminescent QDs and MNPs. more...

  • Nano-Optics and Near-Field Optical Microscopyby Anatoly Zayats; David Richards

    Artech House 2008; US$ 186.00

    This groundbreaking book focuses on near-field microscopy which has opened up optical processes at the nanoscale for direct inspection. Further, it explores the emerging area of nano-optics which promises to make possible optical microscopy with true nanometer resolution. This frontline resource helps you achieve high resolution optical imaging of... more...