Books tagged: optics

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Cloaking: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Sensors, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Cloaking submarine noise by mixing 'out of sync' sound with the craft noise to smooth out rarefaction and compression in the medium. Cloaking radar signature, light signature by similar means to cloak aircraft. Some other types of camouflage and cloaking are discussed, including contoured video transmission.
SDI: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Resolution suggestions for problems with strategic defense. Use hyper-velocity ack-ack guns, maybe gunships, and cheap insertion space capsules for fire control of anti-missile missile defense. Integrate with economic wealth generation for US.
A Short Biography of the Scientist Sir Isaac Newton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Sir Isaac Newton was a revolutionary scholar of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. He made discoveries in physics with the law of gravitation that governs the planets in orbit around the Sun. In mathematics, he discovered Calculus and other forms of advanced analysis that are still in widespread use today. In his private hours, he would delve into the dark world of alchemy.
Prism Lasers
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Lasers & Photonics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
Monochromators running off huge prisms powered by parabolic solar reflectors to produce a broad spectrum of coherent light. Suggest bundled wavelength fibers for maximum power throughput. Posit light capacitors to store light at night, maybe space based light beamed down at night. Also suggest lighting and some power options. A few digs taken at Nikola Tesla.
Fiber Optics and Optoelectronic Devices
Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 63,080. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by MJP Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Optoelectronics
This book deals with the fundamentals of light, fibers and fiber optics along with various types of fibers, lasers including the recent advances in lasers. Since optical communications is the current interest of this century, optical sources, detectors, optoelectronic modulators, optical amplifiers, fiber optic network components and optoelectronic integrated circuits are discussed extensively.
Brother Gregory: Gene Five
Series: Mendel, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Gene Five: The Bending of Light. Mendel breaks his microscope but solves the mystery of a burning manuscript in a locked room and saves his friend.
Ophthalmic Dispensing Revision Guide: First Year Part One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A revision guide for the UK Ophthalmic Dispensing qualifications. This covers some basic Optics and Lenses topics from the first year. It should be used alongside your study materials and can be used for either the correspondence or college courses for the ABDO first year dispensing exams.