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- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2004; US$ 110.00
Unlike the first edition, which was more a collection of lens designs for use in larger projects, the 2nd edition of Modern Lens Design is an optical ?how-to.? Delving deep into the mechanics of lens design, optics legend Warren J. Smith reveals time-tested methods for designing top-quality lenses. He deals with lens design software, primarily OSLO,... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 119.00
Gigabit-capable passive optical networks (G-PON) have a large and increasing base of support among telecommunications operators around the world. Written by two of the experts in the field, this book explains G-PON in detail. As well as a history that clarifies the reasons for many of the existing features, the book looks at current and evolving technology... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 150.00
Optical Technology describes the basics of optics and optical materials and the methods and applications of optical manufacturing and assembly. Important procedures for the production of optical components and systems are examined in detail. Real-world examples demonstrate the potential of various manufacturing procedures, and end-of-chapter questions... more...
- Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) 2012; US$ 34.00
Creating a digital picture is so simple today that when we pick up our camera and push the button, we don't put any thought into the process that we just set into motion. This book discusses the concepts used to design digital cameras for people who don't want to be blinded with equations and bored with geek speak. If you ever wondered why pinstripe... more...
- iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2011; US$ 390.00
This e-book covers an emerging segment of the display industry - those technologies that interact with the user through touch, sensing and gesture. It addresses 2-D and 3-D gesture recognition as well as immersive and large-format touch screen displays. Future Markets for Interactive Displays looks at key technology trends and R&D activities that are... more...
- iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2010; US$ 390.00
This e-book details the distinctive intersection of two industries -- textiles and electronics -- and how this unlikely pairing is being used to create an emerging market for fabrics that are 'intelligent', provide feedback to the wearer, improve safety and supply power. It covers a wide range of fibres and raw materials, as well as the connection... more...