Nonlinear Optics (Hardcover)

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By Robert W. Boyd, Debbie Prato (Contribution by)


Nonlinear optics is the study of the interaction of intense laser light with matter. The third edition of this textbook has been rewritten to conform to the standard SI system of units and includes comprehensively updated material on the latest developments in the field.

The book presents an introduction to the entire field of optical physics and specifically the area of nonlinear optics, covering fundamental issues and applied aspects of this exciting area.

Nonlinear Optics will have lasting appeal to a wide audience of physics, optics, and electrical engineering students, as well as to working researchers and engineers. Those in related fields, such as materials science and chemistry, will also find this book of particular interest.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780123694706
ISBN-10: 0123694701
Publisher: Academic Press
Publication Date: March 28th, 2008
Pages: 613
Language: English