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Introduction to Optics

Introduction to Optics - 2nd edition

Introduction to Optics - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780135015452

ISBN10: 0135015456

Introduction to Optics by Frank L. Pedrotti - ISBN 9780135015452
Edition: 2ND 93
Copyright: 1993
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 1993
International: No
Introduction to Optics by Frank L. Pedrotti - ISBN 9780135015452

ISBN13: 9780135015452

ISBN10: 0135015456

Edition: 2ND 93

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Summary

A comprehensive, applications-oriented introduction to geometrical optics, wave optics, and modern optics.

Features

  • Includes highlighted worked examples and extensive problem sets.




Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Physical Constants

  1. Nature of Light.
  2. Production and Measurement of Light.
  3. Geometrical Optics.
  4. Matrix Methods in Paraxial Optics.
  5. Aberration Theory.
  6. Optical Instrumentation.
  7. Optics of the Eye.
  8. Wave Equations.
  9. Superposition of Waves.
  10. Interference of Light.
  11. Optical Interferometry.
  12. Coherence.
  13. Holography.
  14. Matrix Treatment of Polarization.
  15. Production of Polarized Light.
  16. Fraunhofer Diffraction.
  17. The Diffraction Grating.
  18. Fresnel Diffraction.
  19. Theory of Multilayer Films.
  20. Fresnel Equations.
  21. Laser Basics.
  22. Laser Beam Characteristics.
  23. Laser Applications.
  24. Fiber Optics.
  25. Fourier Optics.
  26. Nonlinear Optics and the Modulation of Light.
  27. Optical Properties of Materials.

Suggestions for Further Reading.
Answers to Problems.
Index.

Other Editions of Introduction to Optics

Introduction to Optics by Frank Pedrotti and Leno Pedrotti - ISBN 9780131499331
Intro. to Optics by Pedrotti - ISBN 9780134914657
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