Applied Optics is designed to cater to the needs of undergraduate students in physics and engineering. The book covers optics for lasers, optical fibres, holography, the special theory of relativity, the particle nature of radiations and photoconductivity and photovoltaics. The text explains the concepts through extensive use of line drawings and gives full derivations of essential relations. The topics covered include proper explanations along with simple mathematical formulations.
Provides solved numerical problems to help students understand concepts.
Includes multiple choice questions and theoretical questions.
Contains unsolved numerical problems with answers to build problem-solving skills.
Provides "Formulae at a Glance" and conceptual questions with answers for quick revision.
Devraj Singh, D.Phil., is Assistant Professor and Head in the Department of Applied Physics, Amity School of Engineering and Technology, New Delhi. With 13 years of teaching experience, he has to his credit 60 research articles in national and international journals of ultrasonics and 19 books including 2 books published by PHI Learning. He is life member of Ultrasonics Society of India, Materials Research Society of India, Indian Association of Physics Teachers, Acoustical Society of India and Metrology Society of India.