Fundamentals of Femtosecond Optics, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1782421297
  • ISBN-13: 9781782421290
  • DDC: 621.366
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 272 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Femtosecond optics involves the study of ultra-short pulses of light. Understanding the behaviour of these light pulses makes it possible to develop ultra-fast lasers with a wide range of applications in such areas as medical imaging, chemical analysis and micro-machining. Written by two leading experts in the field, this book reviews the theory of the interaction of femtosecond light pulses with matter, femtosecond lasers and laser systems, and the principles of femtosecond coherent spectroscopy of impurity amorphous media.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
1: Theory of the Interaction of Femtosecond Light Pulses with Matter.
2: Femtosecond Lasers and Laser Systems.
3: Principles of Femtosecond Coherent Spectroscopy of Impurity Amorphous Media.