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Modern Optical Engineering

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ISBN-10: 0071476873

ISBN-13: 9780071476874

Edition: 4th 2008 (Revised)

Authors: Warren J. Smith

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The Latest Advances in Optical Engineering and Lens Technology Long-established as the definitive optics text and reference, "Modern Optical Engineering" has been completely revised and updated to equip you with all the latest optical and lens advances. The Fourth Edition now contains cutting-edge information on optical engineering theory, design, and practice, including new chapters on ray tracing, optical system design, and third-order aberration theory. Written by the renowned optical scientist Warren J. Smith, this state-of-the-art guide provides unsurpassed coverage of image formation, basic optical devices, image evaluation, fabrication and testing methods, and more. Comprehensive…    
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Book details

Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 12/25/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 764
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.926
Language: English

Optics Overview
Gaussian Optics: The Cardinal Points
Paraxial Optics and Calculations
Optical System Considerations
The Primary Aberrations
Third-Order Aberration Theory and Calculation
Prism and Mirror Systems
Characteristics of the Human Eye
Stops, Apertures, Pupils and Diffraction
Optical Materials
Optical Coatings
Principles of Radiometry and Photometry
Optical System Layout
Case Studies in System Layout
Wave-Front Aberrations and MTF
The Basics of Lens Design
Lens Design for Eyepieces, Microscopes, Cameras, etc
Design of Mirror and Catadioptric Systems
Selected Lens Designs, Analyzed and Annotated
The Practice of Optical Engineering
Getting the Most Out of "Stock" Lenses
Raytracing and Aberration Calculation
Some Standard Dimensions
Glossary
Index