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Radiometry and Detection of Optical Radiation

Radiometry and Detection of Optical Radiation - 83 edition

Radiometry and Detection of Optical Radiation - 83 edition

ISBN13: 9780471861881

ISBN10: 047186188X

Radiometry and Detection of Optical Radiation by Robert W. Boyd - ISBN 9780471861881
Edition: 83
Copyright: 1983
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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Radiometry and Detection of Optical Radiation by Robert W. Boyd - ISBN 9780471861881

ISBN13: 9780471861881

ISBN10: 047186188X

Edition: 83
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Summary

Presents a treatment of fundamental aspects of the generation, transfer and detection of optical and infra-red radiation. Emphasis placed on practical aspects of radiometry in detection. Discusses formal principles of radiometry, signal-to-noise considerations in the detection of optical radiation, and the operation of various radiation detectors. Includes tables and graphs of blackbody functions.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Electromagnetic Radiation.

Radiometry.

Theory of Blackbody Radiation.

Applications of Blackbody Radiation Theory.

Advanced Topics in Radiometry.

Photometry and Vision.

Radiation Detectors.

Noise in the Detection Process.

Photoemissive Detectors.

Photoconductive Detectors.

Photovoltaic Detectors.

Coherent Detection.

Thermal Detectors.

Fluctuations of the Radiation Field.

Index.