skip to content
Lasers and electro-optics : fundamentals and engineering Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Lasers and electro-optics : fundamentals and engineering

Author: Christopher C Davis
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This comprehensive textbook provides a detailed introduction to the basic physics and engineering aspects of lasers, as well as to the design and operational principles of a wide range of optical  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher C Davis
ISBN: 0521308313 9780521308311 0521484030 9780521484039
OCLC Number: 31515572
Description: xxi, 720 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Spontaneous and Stimulated Transitions --
2. Optical Frequency Amplifiers --
3. Introduction to Two Practical Laser Systems --
4. Passive Optical Resonators --
5. Optical Resonators Containing Amplifying Media --
6. Laser Radiation --
7. Control of Laser Oscillators --
8. Optically Pumped Solid-State Lasers --
9. Gas Lasers --
10. Molecular Gas Lasers I --
11. Molecular Gas Lasers II --
12. Tunable Lasers --
13. Semiconductor Lasers --
14. Analysis of Optical Systems I --
15. Analysis of Optical Systems II --
16. Optics of Gaussian Beams --
17. Optical Fibers and Waveguides --
18. Optics of Anisotropic Media --
19. The Electro-Optic and Acousto-Optic Effects and Modulation of Light Beams --
20. Introduction to Nonlinear Processes --
21. Wave Propagation in Nonlinear Media --
22. Detection of Optical Radiation --
23. Coherence Theory --
24. Laser Applications --
Appendix 1 Optical Terminology --
Appendix 2 The [delta]-Function --
Appendix 3 Black-Body Radiation Formulas --
Appendix 4 RLC Circuit --
Appendix 5 Storage and Transport of Energy by Electromagnetic Fields --
Appendix 6 The Reflection and Refraction of a Plane Electromagnetic Wave at the Boundary Between Two Isotropic Media of Different Refractive Index --
Appendix 7 The Vector Differential Equation for Light Rays --
Appendix 8 Symmetry Properties of Crystals and the 32 Crystal Classes --
Appendix 9 Tensors --
Appendix 10 Bessel Function Relations --
Appendix 11 Green's Functions --
Appendix 12 Recommended Values of Some Physical Constants.
Responsibility: Christopher C. Davis.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'Pitched at specialist undergraduate or graduate students, this book can be warmly recommended ... liberally supported by examples of the latest technology and contains a healthy set of references.' Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31515572> # Lasers and electro-optics : fundamentals and engineering
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "31515572" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Place/cambridge_england> ; # Cambridge England
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Place/new_york_ny_usa> ; # New York, NY, USA
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/907678> ; # Electrooptics
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/992842> ; # Lasers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Topic/optoelectronique> ; # Optoélectronique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Topic/laser> ; # Laser
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Topic/elektro_optische_verschijnselen> ; # Elektro-optische verschijnselen
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Topic/electro_optique> ; # Électro-optique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Topic/elektrooptik> ; # Elektrooptik
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/621.36/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Thing/optics> ; # Optics
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/109649035> ; # Christopher C. Davis
   schema:datePublished "1996" ;
   schema:description "1. Spontaneous and Stimulated Transitions -- 2. Optical Frequency Amplifiers -- 3. Introduction to Two Practical Laser Systems -- 4. Passive Optical Resonators -- 5. Optical Resonators Containing Amplifying Media -- 6. Laser Radiation -- 7. Control of Laser Oscillators -- 8. Optically Pumped Solid-State Lasers -- 9. Gas Lasers -- 10. Molecular Gas Lasers I -- 11. Molecular Gas Lasers II -- 12. Tunable Lasers -- 13. Semiconductor Lasers -- 14. Analysis of Optical Systems I -- 15. Analysis of Optical Systems II -- 16. Optics of Gaussian Beams -- 17. Optical Fibers and Waveguides -- 18. Optics of Anisotropic Media -- 19. The Electro-Optic and Acousto-Optic Effects and Modulation of Light Beams -- 20. Introduction to Nonlinear Processes -- 21. Wave Propagation in Nonlinear Media -- 22. Detection of Optical Radiation -- 23. Coherence Theory -- 24. Laser Applications -- Appendix 1 Optical Terminology -- Appendix 2 The [delta]-Function -- Appendix 3 Black-Body Radiation Formulas -- Appendix 4 RLC Circuit -- Appendix 5 Storage and Transport of Energy by Electromagnetic Fields -- Appendix 6 The Reflection and Refraction of a Plane Electromagnetic Wave at the Boundary Between Two Isotropic Media of Different Refractive Index -- Appendix 7 The Vector Differential Equation for Light Rays -- Appendix 8 Symmetry Properties of Crystals and the 32 Crystal Classes -- Appendix 9 Tensors -- Appendix 10 Bessel Function Relations -- Appendix 11 Green's Functions -- Appendix 12 Recommended Values of Some Physical Constants."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/33208642> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Lasers and electro-optics : fundamentals and engineering"@en ;
   schema:productID "31515572" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/31515572#PublicationEvent/cambridge_england_new_york_ny_usa_cambridge_university_press_1996> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/cam021/94043230.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521308311> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521484039> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9636685> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/31515572> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Place/cambridge_england> # Cambridge England
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Cambridge England" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Place/new_york_ny_usa> # New York, NY, USA
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York, NY, USA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33208642#Topic/elektro_optische_verschijnselen> # Elektro-optische verschijnselen
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Elektro-optische verschijnselen"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/907678> # Electrooptics
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Electrooptics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/992842> # Lasers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Lasers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109649035> # Christopher C. Davis
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1944" ;
   schema:familyName "Davis" ;
   schema:givenName "Christopher C." ;
   schema:name "Christopher C. Davis" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521308311>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0521308313" ;
   schema:isbn "9780521308311" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521484039>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0521484030" ;
   schema:isbn "9780521484039" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.