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20% off the Top 12 SPIE Books of 2012

You and your peers have determined the bestselling SPIE Press books of 2012. Now is your chance to pick up a sale copy for yourself or a friend. Place your order by 27 November to take advantage of sale prices.


      

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

 

Field Guide to Geometrical Optics
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.

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


 2    Read details about Computational Fourier Optics: A MATLAB Tutorial, by David G. Voelz

Computational Fourier Optics: A MATLAB Tutorial
David G. Voelz

This text gives readers the capability of programming their own basic wave optic beam propagations and imaging simulations. It is a concise, accessible, and practical companion to any of several excellent textbooks on Fourier optical theory.

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SPIE Member $42 (Regular $52)
Nonmember $49 (Regular $61)
     


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Read details about Hyperspectral Remote Sensing, by Michael Eismann

Hyperspectral Remote Sensing
Michael T. Eismann

With this book, you will be prepared to understand the immense literature available in this technology area and apply your knowledge to the design of hyperspectral systems, the analysis of hyperspectral imagery, and the application of the technology to specific problems.

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SPIE Member $92 (Regular $115)
Nonmember $108 (Regular $135)
    


 4   Read details about Basic Optics for the Astronomical Sciences, by James Breckinridge 

Basic Optics for the Astronomical Sciences
James B. Breckinridge

This text was written to provide engineers and students of astronomy an understanding of optical science - the study of the generation, propagation, control, and measurement of optical radiation - as it applies to telescopes and instruments for astronomical research in the areas of astrophysics, astrometry, exoplanet characterization, and planetary science.

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


 5    Read details about CMOS/CCD Sensors and Camera Systems, Second Edition, by Gerald C. Holst and Terrence S. Lomheim

CMOS/CCD Sensors and Camera Systems, Second Edition
Gerald C. Holst and Terrence S. Lomheim

This fully updated bestseller provides the very latest information for specifying cameras using radiometric or photometric concepts to consider the entire system - from scene to observer. Numerous new references have also been added.

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SPIE Member $66 (Regular $82)
Nonmember $77 (Regular $96)
  


 6    Read details about Field Guide to Infrared Systems, Detectors, and FPAs, 2nd Ed., by Arnold Daniels

Field Guide to Infrared Systems, Detectors, and FPAs, 2nd Ed.
Arnold Daniels

This second edition is intended as a reference for the practicing engineer or scientist who requires effective practical information to design, build, or test infrared equipment in a wide variety of applications. It describes the basic elements involving image formation and image quality, radiometry and flux transfer, and explains the figures of merit involving detector performance.

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


 7    Read details about Field Guide to Radiometry, by Barbara Grant 

Field Guide to Radiometry
Barbara G. Grant

Written from a systems engineering perspective, this Field Guide covers topics in optical radiation propagation, material properties, sources, detectors, system components, measurement, calibration, and photometry. Appendices provide material on SI units, conversion factors, source luminance data, and many other subjects.

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SPIE Member $27 (Regular $34)
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 8   Read details about The Art of Radiometry, by James M. Palmer and Barbara G. Grant 

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

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

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


 9     Read details about Field Guide to Optomechanical Design and Analysis, by Katie Schwertz and Jim Burge

Field Guide to Optomechanical Design and Analysis
Katie Schwertz and Jim Burge

Optomechanics is a field of mechanics that addresses the specific design challenges associated with optical systems. Intended for practicing optical and mechanical engineers whose work involves both fields, this SPIE Field Guide describes how to mount optical components, as well as how to analyze a given design.

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


10   Read details about Field Guide to Diffractive Optics, by Yakov G. Soskind

Field Guide to Diffractive Optics
Yakov G. Soskind

This Field Guide provides the operational principles and established terminology of diffractive optics as well as a comprehensive overview of the main types of diffractive optics components. An emphasis is placed on the qualitative explanation of the diffraction phenomenon by the use of field distributions and graphs, providing the basis for understanding the fundamental relations and important trends.

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SPIE Member $27 (Regular $34)
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11   Read details about Fundamentals of BioMEMS and Medical Microdevices, by Steven S. Saliterman

Fundamentals of BioMEMS and Medical Microdevices
Steven S. Saliterman

The first text of its kind dedicated to bioMEMS training, this book is suitable for a single semester course for senior and graduate-level students, or as an introduction to others interested or already working in the field.

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

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


12   Read details about Formation of a Digital Image: The Imaging Chain Simplified, by Robert Fiete

Formation of a Digital Image: The Imaging Chain Simplified
Robert D. Fiete

This book discusses the concepts used to design digital cameras for people who don't want to be blinded with equations and bored with geek speak. It will help the individuals who work with camera designers and want to know, but are sometimes afraid to ask, why they keep talking about an "MTF" or some other mysterious acronym.

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SPIE Member $26 (Regular $32)
Nonmember $30 (Regular $37)

     


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