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Radiometry and the Detection of Optical Radiation : Pure & Applied Optics Series - Robert W. Boyd

Radiometry and the Detection of Optical Radiation

Pure & Applied Optics Series

Hardcover Published: 10th May 1983
ISBN: 9780471861881
Number Of Pages: 272

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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.

Electromagnetic Radiation.

Radiometry.

Theory of Blackbody Radiation.

Applications of Blackbody Radiation Theory.

Advanced Topics in Radiometry.

Photometry and Vision.

Radiation Detectors.

Noise in the Detection Process.

Photoemissive Detectors.

Photoconductive Detectors.

Photovoltaic Detectors.

Coherent Detection.

Thermal Detectors.

Fluctuations of the Radiation Field.

Index.

ISBN: 9780471861881
ISBN-10: 047186188X
Series: Pure & Applied Optics Series
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 10th May 1983
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.6 x 16.1  x 1.71
Weight (kg): 0.44
Edition Number: 1

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