Presents a treatment of fundamental aspects of the generation, transfer and detection of optical and infra-red radiation. Emphasis placed on practical aspects of radiometry in detection. Discusses formal principles of radiometry, signal-to-noise considerations in the detection of optical radiation, and the operation of various radiation detectors. Includes tables and graphs of blackbody functions.
Theory of Blackbody Radiation.
Applications of Blackbody Radiation Theory.
Advanced Topics in Radiometry.
Photometry and Vision.
Noise in the Detection Process.
Fluctuations of the Radiation Field.
Series: Pure & Applied Optics Series
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 10th May 1983
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.6 x 16.1
Weight (kg): 0.44
Edition Number: 1