Vision: Past, Present, and Future
Part of the Optical Physics and Engineering book series (OPEG)
This concluding chapter is concerned primarily with the future trend toward higher sensitivity in visual systems. Several concepts, already discussed, are reproduced for emphasis and clarity.
KeywordsQuantum Efficiency Human Visual System Silver Halide Actual Emulsion Photon Noise
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