Optics and Lasers

Including Fibers and Optical Waveguides

  • Matt Young

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages N2-XVII
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  14. Back Matter
    Pages 323-344

About this book


Optics and Lasers is an introduction to engineering and applied optics, including not only elementary ray and wave optics, but also lasers, holography, coherence, fibers, and optical waveguides. It stresses physical principles, applications, and instrumentation. The textbook will be most useful to the practicing engineer or experimental scientist, graduate student, or advanced undergraduate. It contains more than enough material from which to select the core of an introductory optics course and sufficient to form the bulk of a more advanced course.


Lasers Optical Fibers Optical Instruments applied optics holography laser optics

Authors and affiliations

  • Matt Young
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  1. 1.BoulderUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-02699-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-02697-7
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