Fundamentals of optics / Francis A. Jenkins, Harvey E. White.

; White, Harvey Elliott, 1902-1988
3d ed.. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1957.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
QC 355 .J4 1957 Off-site
LIB stacks
QC355 .J4 1957 Available Request
Mullen Library stacks
QC355 .J52 1957 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
QC355 .J52 1957 Off-site
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
QC355 .J4 Available Request
Other Authors White, Harvey Elliott, 1902-1988.
Subjects Física.
Optique physique.
Description vii, 637 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1957.
Notes First edition published in 1937 under title: Fundamentals of physical optics.
Includes index.
Also issued online.
Contents pt. I. Geometrical optics. Light rays -- Plane surfaces -- Spherical surfaces -- Thin lenses -- Thick lenses -- Spherical mirrors -- The effects of stops -- Ray tracing -- Lens aberrations -- Optical instruments -- part II. Physical optics. Light waves -- The superpostition of waves -- Interference of two beams of light -- Interference involving multiple reflections -- Fraunhofer diffraction by a single opening -- The double slit -- The diffraction grating -- Fresnel diffraction -- The velocity of light -- The electromagnetic character of light -- sources of light and their spectra -- Absorption and scattering -- Dispersion -- The polarization of light -- Reflection -- Double refraction -- Interference of polarized light -- Optical activity -- Magneto-optics and electro-optics -- part III. Quantum optics. Photons.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)234978
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Jenkins, Francis A. 1899-1960.
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information


Export citation to: RefWorks