Encyclopedia of Laser Physics and Technology
1. Edition October 2008
XII, 844 Pages, Hardcover
340 Pictures (340 Colored Figures)
This comprehensive authored encyclopedia in two volumes explains the terms and principles of laser physics and technology,icncluding general optics and optoelectronics, nonlinear, quantum and fiber optics, as well as ultrashort pulses and optical communications.
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This authoritative two-volume encyclopedia (A-M, N-Z) helps to master the large variety of physical phenomena and technological aspects involved in laser technology and the wider field of photonics. Besides explaining in detail the physical principles and common techniques of laser operation, it also addresses such supplementary topics as ultrashort pulses, optical communications, optoelectronics, general optics, and quantum optics. References to selected scientific articles and textbooks aid readers in their further studies, and the cross-disciplinary approach makes this four-color encyclopedia of huge benefit to a wide audience in industry, government, and academic research.
Fibers and other waveguides
Fluctuations and noise