Light and Light Sources

High-Intensity Discharge Lamps

  • Peter Flesch

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Pages 169-323
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 325-344

About this book


Light and Light Sources gives an introduction to the working principles of high-intensity discharge (HID) lamps and points out challenges and problems associated with the development and operation of HID lamps. The state-of-the-art in electrode and plasma diagnostics as well as numerical methods used for the understanding of HID lamps are described. This volume addresses students as well as scientists and researchers at universities and in industry.


Electrode Gas discharge lamps High-intensity discharge lamps Plasma basics development physics simulation

Authors and affiliations

  • Peter Flesch
    • 1
  1. 1.OSRAM GmbHBerlinGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-32684-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-32685-4
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