Lasers

Lasers

by Don Nardo
     
 

ISBN-10: 1590181042

ISBN-13: 9781590181041

Pub. Date: 11/07/2003

Publisher: Gale Group

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590181041
Publisher:
Gale Group
Publication date:
11/07/2003
Series:
Lucent Library of Science and Technology
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
12 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword8
Introduction: Going Where No One Has Gone Before11
Chapter 1The Development of Lasers14
Chapter 2Lasers in Science and Industry28
Chapter 3Lasers in Communication and Marketing40
Chapter 4Military Applications of Lasers52
Chapter 5Medical Uses of Lasers63
Chapter 6Lasers in Entertainment74
Chapter 7The Future of the Laser86
Notes97
For Further Reading99
Works Consulted101
Index105
Picture Credits111
About the Author112

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