Patterns of Light - Chasing the Spectrum from Aristotle to LEDs

Patterns of Light - Chasing the Spectrum from Aristotle to LEDs

von: Steven Beeson, James W. Mayer

Springer-Verlag, 2007

ISBN: 9780387751078 , 204 Seiten

Format: PDF, OL

Kopierschutz: Wasserzeichen

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Patterns of Light - Chasing the Spectrum from Aristotle to LEDs


 

Any student or engineer working in optics or the field of laser technology will find this a fascinating read. The book begins by addressing the properties of light as seen in the everyday world: events such as refraction in a pool, lenses in the form of glasses, the colors of objects, and atmospheric events. Latter chapters explain these events at the atomic and subatomic level and address the use of electron and optical microscopy in observing the worlds unseen by the unaided eye. Exercises and activities will be found in an appendix, but the primary volume can stand alone if the reader so desires.