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Applied optics. Photonics

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  • Advances in Mathematical Modeling for Reliabilityby T. Bedford; J. Quigley; L. Walls

    IOS Press 2008; US$ 84.00

    Advances in Mathematical Modeling for Reliability discusses fundamental issues on mathematical modeling in reliability theory and its applications. Beginning with an extensive discussion of graphical modeling and Bayesian networks, the focus shifts towards repairable systems: a discussion about how sensitive availability calculations parameter choices,... more...

  • Digital Color Managementby Edward J Giorgianni; Thomas E Madden; Michael Kriss

    Wiley 2008; US$ 155.00 US$ 139.50

    All successful imaging systems employ some form of color management for previewing, controlling and adjusting color throughout the image-production process. Today’s increasingly complex systems pose challenging problems: they must support numerous devices and media having disparate color properties, and they also must provide for the interchange... more...

  • Smart Sensor Systemsby Gerard Meijer

    Wiley 2008; US$ 123.00 US$ 110.70

    With contributions from an internationally-renowned group of experts, this book uses a multidisciplinary approach to review recent developments in the field of smart sensor systems, providing complete coverage of all important system and design aspects, their building blocks and methods of signal processing.  It examines topics over the whole... more...

  • Practical System Reliabilityby Eric Bauer; Xuemei Zhang; Douglas A. Kimber

    Wiley 2009; US$ 93.95 US$ 84.56

    Learn how to model, predict, and manage system reliability/availability throughout the development life cycle Written by a panel of authors with a wealth of industry experience, the methods and concepts presented here give readers a solid understanding of modeling and managing system and software availability and reliability through the development... more...

  • Building Electro-Optical Systemsby Philip C. D. Hobbs

    Wiley 2011; US$ 186.00 US$ 167.40

    Praise for the First Edition "Now a new laboratory bible for optics researchers has joined the list: it is Phil Hobbs's Building Electro-Optical Systems: Making It All Work ." — Tony Siegman , Optics & Photonics News Building a modern electro-optical instrument may be the most interdisciplinary job in all of engineering. Be it... more...

  • Polarization in Optical Fibersby Alan Rogers

    Artech House 2008; US$ 109.00

    This essential book analyzes polarization effects, including non-linear effects, and their influence in communications and sensing. You get full details on telecom system degradation caused by PMD, PDL, and PDG and techniques for mitigating it, plus insight into the effects and consequences of polarization on solitons, amplifiers, and switches. Fiber... more...

  • The JPEG 2000 Suiteby Peter Schelkens; Athanassios Skodras; Touradj Ebrahimi

    Wiley 2009; US$ 170.00 US$ 153.00

    The JPEG 2000 Suite provides a comprehensive overview of the baseline JPEG 2000 standard and its extensions. The first part of the book sets out the core coding system, additions to the standard and reference software. The second part discusses the successful deployment of JPEG 2000 in application domains such as video surveillance, digital cinema,... more...

  • Infrared Thermographyby Waldemar Minkina; Sebastian Dudzik

    Wiley 2009; US$ 133.00 US$ 119.70

    In Infrared Thermography , the authors discuss the sources of uncertainty, including how to quantify these sources, associated with the use of thermal imagers. This book explains the common misunderstandings in the interpretation of temperature measurements, and provides a metrological evaluation of commercially available infrared cameras. It suggests... more...

  • Nanophotonic Materialsby Ralf B. Wehrspohn; Heinz-Siegfried Kitzerow; Kurt Busch

    Wiley 2008; US$ 303.00 US$ 272.70

    `Nanophotonic Materials - Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials' summarizes the work and results of a consortium consisting of more than 20 German research groups concentrated on photonics crystals research over the last seven years. Illustrated throughout in full color, the book provides an overview of these novel materials, spanning the... more...

  • Stahlbauby Rolf Kindmann

    Wiley 2012; US$ 49.95 US$ 44.95

    Zentrale Themen des Buches sind die Stabilit�t von Stahlkonstruktionen, die Ermittlung von Beanspruchungen nach Theorie II. Ordnung und der Nachweis ausreichender Tragf�higkeit. Das tats�chliche Tragverhalten wird erl�utert und die theoretischen Grundlagen werden hergeleitet, zweckm��ige Nachweisverfahren empfohlen und die erforderlichen... more...