Optics in Our Time by Mohammad D. Al-Amri English | PDF | 2016 | 509 Pages | ISBN : 3319319027 | 25.78 MB
Light and light based technologies have played an important role in transforming our lives via scientific contributions spanned over thousands of years. In this book we present a vast collection of articles on various aspects of light and its applications in the contemporary world at a popular or semi-popular level. These articles are written by the world authorities in their respective fields. This is therefore a rare volume where the world experts have come together to present the developments in this most important field of science in an almost pedagogical manner.
Reflecting Telescope Optics I: Basic Design Theory and its Historical Delvelopment By Raymond N. Wilson English | PDF | 2004 | 577 Pages | ISBN : 3540401067 | 10.3 MB
R.N. Wilson's two-volume treatise on reflecting telescope optics has become a classic in its own right. It is intended to give a complete treatment of the subject, addressing professionals in research and industry as well as students of astronomy and amateur astronomers. This first volume, Basic Design Theory and its Historical Development, is devoted to the theory of reflecting telescope optics and systematically recounts the historical progress.