Optics and photonics [electronic resource] : an introduction / F. Graham Smith, Terry A. King, Dan Wilkins.
Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ :
Table of Contents:
- Optics and Photonics: An Introduction; Contents; Preface; 1 Light as Waves, Rays and Photons; 2 Geometric Optics; 3 Optical Instruments; 4 Periodic and Non-periodic Waves; 5 Electromagnetic Waves; 6 Fibre and Waveguide Optics; 7 Polarization of Light; 8 Interference; 9 Interferometry: Length, Angle and Rotation; 10 Diffraction; 11 The Diffraction Grating and its Applications; 12 Spectra and Spectrometry; 13 Coherence and Correlation; 14 Holography; 15 Lasers; 16 Laser Light; 17 Semiconductors and Semiconductor Lasers; 18 Sources of Light; 19 Interaction of Light with Matter