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  1. Thin-Film Optical Filters, Third Edition

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    Very common optical coatings are those that give the faint, reflected color to the lenses in cameras, binoculars, and spectacles. The thin metal layer that makes the difference between a mirror and a simple sheet of glass is an optical coating. But, optical coatings are used in many more...

    Published January 25th 2001 by Taylor & Francis

  2. The Optical Transfer Function of Imaging Systems

    By Thomas Williams

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    The Optical Transfer Function of Imaging Systems deals extensively with the theoretical concept of the optical transfer function (OTF), its measurement, and application to imaging devices. The OTF is a mathematical entity describing how well the subject is transferred into an image via the lens.The...

    Published December 22nd 1998 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Super-radiance

    Multiatomic Coherent Emission

    Edited by M.G Benedict

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    Super-radiance: Multiatomic Coherent Emission provides a comprehensive, self-contained account of the theory and experiments of the quantum optic phenomenon of superradiance. Contributed by highly regarded researchers in the field, the book first presents the theory of superradiance at a level...

    Published December 31st 1995 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Susceptibility Tensors for Nonlinear Optics

    By S.V Popov, Y.P Svirko, N.I Zheludev

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    Susceptibility Tensors for Nonlinear Optics is a unique and invaluable reference book with accompanying software. Starting from basic principles, the book presents a detailed introduction to the concept of optical susceptibilities of crystalline media. Substantial appendices include useful tables...

    Published December 31st 1994 by Taylor & Francis

  5. Laser Resonators and the Beam Divergence Problem

    By Yurii A. Anan'ev

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    Professor Yurii A. Anan'ev has a long-standing international reputation for his publications on optical beams and resonators. Now many of his contributions will be readily available for the first time in a book. The generation of maximum power, minimum divergence beams from laser resonators is...

    Published December 31st 1991 by Taylor & Francis

  6. KDP - Family Single Crystals

    By L.N Rashkovich

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    The KDP family of single crystals is composed of compounds of alkali metals with light or heavy (hydro, deutero) water and oxides of phosphate or arsenate, including ammonium, potassium, rubidium and caesium dihydro- and dideutero-phosphates, and similar arsenates. While not occurring in nature,...

    Published December 31st 1990 by Taylor & Francis

  7. The Fabry-Perot Interferometer

    History, Theory, Practice and Applications

    By M Vaughan

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    The Fabry-Perot Interferometer: History, Theory, Practice and Applications presents an invaluable introduction to the Fabry-Perot interferometer, including a brief overview of its history, a look at its applications, and plenty of practical advice on how to use the instrument....

    Published December 31st 1988 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Prism and Lens Making, Second Edition

    A Textbook for Optical Glassworkers

    By Twyman F

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    Prism and Lens Making: A Textbook for Optical Glassworkers, Second Edition is a unique compendium of the art and science of the optical working of glass for the production of mirrors, lenses, and prisms. Incorporating minor corrections and a foreword by Professor Walter Welford FRS, this reissue of...

    Published December 31st 1987 by Taylor & Francis

  9. Aberrations of Optical Systems

    By W.T Welford

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    Although the subject of optical design as a branch of applied physics is over one hundred years old, the use of aberration theory has changed considerably. Aberrations of Optical Systems covers elementary optics and aberration theory of various optical systems, including the use of nonaxially...

    Published December 31st 1985 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Waves in Focal Regions

    Propagation, Diffraction and Focusing of Light, Sound and Water Waves

    By J.J Stamnes

    Series: Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

    Using numerous mathematical and numerical techniques of diffraction theory, Waves in Focal Regions: Propagation, Diffraction and Focusing of Light, Sound and Water Waves provides a full and richly illustrated description of waves in focal regions. Unlike most books, the author treats...

    Published December 31st 1985 by Taylor & Francis

Forthcoming Books

  1. Light - The Physics of the Photon
    By Ole Keller
    To Be Published May 21st 2014
  2. Quantum Optical Networks
    By Igor Jex, Erika E. Andersson, Tamas Kiss
    To Be Published February 24th 2015

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