Introduction to Optics: Pearson New International Edition (3rd edition)

Introduction to Optics: Pearson New International Edition (3rd edition)

By: Leno M. Pedrotti (author), Leno S. Pedrotti (author), Frank L. Pedrotti (author)Paperback

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The text is a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to optics suitable for one- or two-term intermediate and upper level undergraduate physics and engineering students. The reorganized table of contents provides instructors the flexibility to tailor the chapters to meet their individual needs.


Table of Contents Chapter 1 Nature of LightChapter 2 Geometrical OpticsChapter 3 Optical InstrumentationChapter 4 Properties of Lasers Chapter 5 Wave Equations Chapter 6 Superposition of WavesChapter 7 Interference of LightChapter 8 Optical InterferometryChapter 9 CoherenceChapter 10 Fiber OpticsChapter 11 Fraunhofer DiffractionChapter 12 The Diffraction GratingChapter 13 Fresnel DiffractionChapter 14 Matrix Treatment of PolarizationChapter 15 Production of Polarized LightChapter 16 HolographyChapter 17 Optical Detectors and DisplaysChapter 18 Matrix Methods in Paraxial OpticsChapter 19 Optics of the EyeChapter 20 Aberration TheoryChapter 21 Fourier OpticsChapter 22 Theory of Multilayer FilmsChapter 23 Fresnel EquationsChapter 24 Nonlinear Optics and the Modulation of LightChapter 25 Optical Properties of MaterialsChapter 26 Laser OperationChapter 27 Characteristics of Laser Beams

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  • ISBN13: 9781292022567
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 672
  • ID: 9781292022567
  • weight: 1606
  • ISBN10: 1292022566
  • edition: 3rd edition

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