The most comprehensive and up-to-date optics resource available
Prepared under the auspices of the Optical Society of America, the five carefully architected and cross-referenced volumes of the Handbook of Optics, Third Edition, contain everything a student, scientist, or engineer requires to actively work in the field. From the design of complex optical systems to world-class research and development methods, this definitive publication provides unparalleled access to the fundamentals of the discipline and its greatest minds.
Individual chapters are written by the world's most renowned experts who explain, illustrate, and solve the entire field of optics. Each volume contains a complete chapter listing for the entire Handbook, extensive chapter glossaries, and a wealth of references. This pioneering work offers unprecedented coverage of optics data, techniques, and applications.
Volume II covers design, fabrications, testing, sources, detectors, radiometry, and photometry.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
The Optical Society of America is a professional society dedicated to serving optics professionals and academics, in the U.S. and around the world.
Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Michael Bass is professor emeritus at the University of Central Florida's Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers (CREOL).
Associate Editors: Dr. Casimer M. DeCusatis is a distinguished engineer and technical executive with IBM Corporation.
Dr. Jay Enoch is dean emeritus at the School of Optometry at the University of California, Berkeley.
Dr. Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan is professor of Optometry and Vision Science at the University of Waterloo, Ontario.
Dr. Guifang Li is professor of Optics and Electrical/Computing Engineering at the University of Central Florida.
Dr. Carolyn MacDonald is a professor at the University at Albany, and director of the Center for X-ray Optics.
Dr. Virendra N. Mahajan is a distinguished engineer at The Aerospace Corporation.
Dr. Eric Van Stryland is a professor of The College of Optics and Photonics, University of Central Florida.From the Back Cover:
"The content is excellent. . .a major and authoritative source for optical scientists and engineers and other professionals."--Optic and Photonics News "The new edition lives up to its claim to be the largest and most comprehensive optics resource available. I treasure the copy on my desk and recommend it for yours."--Yvonne A. Carts, Laser Focus World. Relied upon by optical engineers, technicians, students, and anyone working with or utilizing optics, The Handbook of Optics is simply the most comprehensive reference ever assembled. And now it's also the most convenient and easiest to use. . . The Handbook of Optics CD-ROM is a fully searchable version of Volumes 1 and 2 of the The Handbook of Optics, Second Edition, by the Optical Society of America. Written by 84 leading authorities in the field, it's a tool that effectively puts all 3,500 pages of this indispensable guide right at your fingertips. The Handbook of Optics CD-ROM features: Quick and easy access to the entire contents of Volumes 1 and 2 of The Handbook of Optics, Second Edition on one CD-ROM--the ultimate in convenience; Hyperlink table of contents and full text search capability.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Blacklick, Ohio, U.S.A.: McGraw-Hill, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. Hardback, 1st Edition 1978, 1172 Pages, Book NEW CONDITION, DJ NEW CONDITION. Bookseller Inventory # 180
Book Description McGraw-Hill Inc.,US, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110070477108
Book Description McGraw-Hill Inc.,US, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070477108
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800704771001.0