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 Read details about Field Guide to Geometrical Optics, by John E. Greivenkamp  

Field Guide to Geometrical Optics
by John E. Greivenkamp

This volume covers Gaussian imagery, paraxial optics, first-order optical system design, system examples, illumination, chromatic effects, and an introduction to aberrations. The appendices provide supplemental material on radiometry and photometry, the human eye, and several other topics.

SPIE Member $27  (Regular price $34)
Nonmember   $31  (Regular price $39)


 2  Read details about The Art of Radiometry, by James M. Palmer and Barbara G. Grant  

The Art of Radiometry
by James M. Palmer and Barbara G. Grant

This text should be foremost in the toolkit of the practicing engineer or scientist working on radiometric problems in areas of optical engineering, electro-optical engineering, systems engineering, imagery analysis, and many others.

SPIE Member $59 (Regular price $74)
Nonmember   $69 (Regular price $86)


 3  Read details about Direct-Detection LADAR Systems, by Richard D. Richmond and Stephen C. Cain  

Direct-Detection LADAR Systems
by Richard D. Richmond and Stephen C. Cain

This text is designed to introduce engineers-in-training to the basic concepts and operation of 3D imaging LADAR systems. Computer code for accomplishing the many examples appearing throughout the text is provided. Also included is a CD-ROM with the MATLAB code from the examples.

SPIE Member $34 (Regular price $43)
Nonmember   $41 (Regular price $51)


 4 Read details about Optical Lithography: Here is Why  

Optical Lithography: Here is Why
by Burn J. Lin

Expanding on the popular SPIE course, Dr. Burn Lin explains the reasons and principles behind lithographic techniques in a manner that will give novices, and experts alike, insight into the technology. Readers will also get a glance into the future of optical lithography and the many next-generation technologies that may influence it.

SPIE Member $59 (Regular price $74)
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 5  Read details about Field Guide to Microscopy  

Field Guide to Microscopy
by Tomasz S. Tkaczyk

This guide provides extensive coverage of microscopic imaging principles. After reviewing the main principles of image formation, diffraction, interference, and polarization used in microscopy, this guide describes the most widely applied microscope configurations and applications. It also covers major system components, including light sources, illumination layouts, microscope optics, and image detection electronics.

SPIE Member $27 (Regular price $34)
Nonmember   $31 (Regular price $39)


 6  Read details about Fundamentals of BioMEMS and Medical Microdevices  

Fundamentals of BioMEMS and Medical Microdevices
by Steven S. Saliterman

Based on the author's course on bioMEMS at the University of Minnesota, this book is an introduction to the science and a survey of the state of the art.

"A clear, well-organized, well-balanced book. Recommended." ~CHOICE, July 2006.

SPIE Member $73 (Regular price $91)
Nonmember   $86 (Regular price $107)


 7  Read details about Computed Tomography: Principles, Design, Artifacts, and Recent Advances, Second Edition, by Jiang Hsieh  

Computed Tomography: Principles, Design, Artifacts, and Recent Advances, Second Edition
by Jiang Hsieh

As either a stand-alone book or a course text, Dr. Jiang Hsieh's bestseller imparts the evolution of CT, the mathematical and physical aspects of the technology, and the fundamentals of image reconstruction algorithms.

SPIE Member $72 (Regular price $90)
Nonmember   $84 (Regular price $105)


 8  Read details about Numerical Simulation of Optical Wave Propagation with Examples in MATLAB  

Numerical Simulation of Optical Wave Propagation with Examples in MATLAB
by Jason D. Schmidt

Solely dedicated to wave-optics simulations, this book presents the techniques directly applicable to atmospheric imaging, astronomy, adaptive optics, free-space optical communications, LADAR, integrated optics and nonlinear, anisotropic, and optically active media.

SPIE Member $42 (Regular price $52)
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 9  Read details about Field Guide to Illumination, by Angelo V. Arecchi  

Field Guide to Illumination
by Angelo V. Arecchi, Tahar Messadi, R. John Koshel

The content in this Field Guide starts with traditional illumination in imaging systems, followed by the recent advances in computer-aided design of high-efficiency nonimaging illumination optics, along with the modern source models that support these techniques. Sections on the illumination of visual displays are included as well as some important topics on architectural illumination.

SPIE Member $27  (Regular price $34)
Nonmember   $31  (Regular price $39)


10Read details about Field Guide to Lasers  

Field Guide to Lasers
by Rüdiger Paschotta

Beyond describing the basic principles (such as stimulated emission and the properties of optical resonators), this Guide discusses the numerous important properties of laser crystals, the impact of thermal effects on laser performance, methods of wavelength tuning and pulse generation, and laser noise. Practitioners will also gain valuable insight from remarks on laser safety and obtain new ideas about how to make the laser development process more efficient.

SPIE Member $27  (Regular price $34)
Nonmember   $31  (Regular price $39)

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