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  • Molded Opticsby Michael Schaub; Jim Schwiegerling; Eric Fest; R. Hamilton Shepard; Alan Symmons

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 165.95

    While several available texts discuss molded plastic optics, none provide information on all classes of molded optics. Filling this gap, Molded Optics: Design and Manufacture presents detailed descriptions of molded plastic, glass, and infrared optics. Since an understanding of the manufacturing process is necessary to develop cost-effective, producible... more...

  • Practical Lighting Design with LEDsby Ron Lenk; Carol Lenk

    Wiley 2011; US$ 109.95 US$ 95.29

    This book covers all of the information needed to design LEDs into end-products.  It is a practical guide, primarily explaining how things are done by practicing engineers.  Equations are used only for practical calculations, and are kept to the level of high-school algebra.  There are numerous drawings and schematics showing how things... more...

  • Handbook of Small Animal MRIby Ian Elliott; Geoff Skerritt

    Wiley 2013; US$ 63.99 US$ 55.46

    Handbook of Small Animal MRI will help you make the most of one of the greatest advancements in veterinary practice in recent years, magnetic resonance imaging.  Those using the services of mobile scanners dedicated to veterinary use, as well as those in practices with their own MRI machine, will benefit from this book.  It provides a clear... more...

  • Optical Systems Engineeringby Keith Kasunic

    McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 113.00 US$ 98.88

    A practical guide to optical system design and development Optical Systems Engineering emphasizes first-order, system-level estimates of optical performance. Building on the basic principles of optical design and engineering, the book uses numerous practical examples to illustrate the essential, real-world processes such as requirements analysis,... more...

  • Rotating Mirror Streak and Framing Camerasby Eugene A. Igel; Magne Kristiansen

    SPIE 1997; US$ 42.00

    A large number of rotating mirror cameras have been manufactured in the last several decades to cover a range of recording demands often near the limits of the rotating mirror's burst speed. The demand for high recording rates often has been met by optoelectric devices. This monograph is intended for readers who are familiar with high-speed recording... more...

  • Optical Coating Technologyby Philip W. Baumeister

    SPIE 2004; US$ 94.00

    Baumeister organizes this book around the key subjects associated with functions of optical thin film performance, and provides a valuable resource in the field of thin film technology. The information is widely backed up with citations to patents and published literature. The author draws from 25 years of experience teaching classes at the UCLA Extension... more...

  • Optics in Photographyby Rudolf Kingslake

    SPIE 2002; US$ 48.00

    This book explains fundamental optical principles that apply to photography, cameras, and lenses. It is intended for professionals and serious amateur photographers as well as lens designers and optical engineers. more...

  • Optical Design Fundamentals for Infrared Systemsby Max J. Riedl

    SPIE 2001; US$ 49.00

    The practical, popular 1995 tutorial has been thoroughly revised and updated, reflecting developments in technology and applications during the past decade. New chapters address wave aberrations, thermal effects, design examples, and diamond turning. more...

  • Introduction to Optical Testingby Joseph M. Geary

    SPIE 1999; US$ 44.00

    This volume in the SPIE Tutorial Text series presents a practical approach to optical testing, with emphasis on techniques, procedures, and instrumentation rather than mathematical analysis. The author provides the reader with a basic understanding of the measurements made and the tools used to make those measurements. Detailed information is given... more...

  • The Design of Plastic Optical Systemsby Michael P. Schaub

    Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) 2009; US$ 56.00

    Many items we use in our daily lives--the traffic signals, motion sensors, fingerprint readers, cell phone cameras, bar code scanners, and DVD players--rely upon plastic optical systems to perform. Consequently, there is a growing need for individuals who are knowledgeable in the design, development, and production of such systems. This book provides... more...