Photonics rules of thumb : optics, electro-optics, fiber-optics, and lasers [E-Book] / author(s): John Lester Miller, Edward J. Friedman, John N. Sanders-Reed, Katie Schwertz, Brian K. McComas
Miller, John Lester, (author)
Friedman, Edward J., (author) / Sanders,-Reed. John N., (author) / Schwertz, Katie, (author) / McComas, Brian K., (author)
Third edition
Bellingham, Washington : SPIE, 2020
1 online resource
englisch
9781510631762
10.1117/3.2553485
Full Text
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • 1. Astronomy
  • 2. Atmospherics
  • 3. Acquisition, tracking, and pointing
  • 4. Backgrounds
  • 5. Cost and economics
  • 6. Degraded visual environments
  • 7. Focal plane arrays
  • 8. Human vision
  • 9. Lasers
  • 10. Materials and structures
  • 11. Miscellaneous
  • 12. Ocean optics
  • 13. Optical design and analysis
  • 14. Optical manufacture and test
  • 15. Photogrammetry
  • 16. Radiometry
  • 17. Systems
  • 18. Target phenomenology
  • Appendix: Glossary; Tables of numerical, physical, and material properties (or other information); Properties of infrared materials; Thermal and structural properties of materials; CIE chromaticity diagram; Basic equations; Blackbody nomograph; Nomograph of telescope performance; Azimuth and elevation conventions; Photonic noise sources; Guidelines for writing SI units; Derivation of the third equation in the rule "The relation of ideal D* to view angle"
  • Index
  • Author biographies