Introduction to Classical and Modern Optics / Edition 4 available in Hardcover
A concise, readable introduction to classical and modern optics. Designed for persons interested in the scientific and engineering applications of optics, as well as ophthalmic professionals. Provides a lean presentation of the entire field of optics, from the geometrical aspects of lenses to the relativity of image formation. Contains frequent references to the historical development of optics. Contains a detailed discussion of the most modern developments such as optical data processing, holography, lasers, and laser applications. For individuals in the fields of physics, engineering, or optometry.
|Edition description:||New Edition|
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Table of Contents
1. Reflection and Refraction.
2. Thin Lenses.
3. Thick Lenses and Combinations of Lenses.
6. Stops and Pupils.
7. Gradient-Index, Fiber, and Integrated Optics.
8. Lens Design.
9. Optical Systems.
10. Systems Evaluation.
12. Thin Films.
15. Diffraction Gratings.
16. Light Scattering.
17. Polarization of Light.
18. Optical Data Processing.
20. Light Sources and Detectors.
24. Relativistic Optics.
Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems.