Handbook of Optics, Third Edition Volume I : Geometrical and Physical Optics, Polarized Light, Components and Instruments(set)

Description

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 I covers geometrical and physical optics, polarized light, components, and instruments.

Details

Author(s)
Michael Bass, Dr. Casimer DeCusatis, Jay M. Enoch, Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan, Guifang Li, Carolyn A. Macdonald, Virendra N. Mahajan, Eric W. Van Stryland
Format
Hardback | 1248 pages
Dimensions
188 x 236 x 33mm | 2,064g
Publication date
17 Nov 2009
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Imprint
MCGRAW-HILL Professional
Publication City/Country
New York, NY, United States
Language
English
Edition
Revised
Edition Statement
3rd Revised edition
ISBN10
0071498893
ISBN13
9780071498890