Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home
Hostname: page-component-55597f9d44-ssw5r Total loading time: 0.398 Render date: 2022-08-19T21:37:31.903Z Has data issue: true Feature Flags: { "shouldUseShareProductTool": true, "shouldUseHypothesis": true, "isUnsiloEnabled": true, "useRatesEcommerce": false, "useNewApi": true } hasContentIssue true

Further Reading

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  21 July 2020

Brian Culshaw
Affiliation:
University of Strathclyde
Get access

Summary

Image of the first page of this content. For PDF version, please use the ‘Save PDF’ preceeding this image.'
Type
Chapter
Information
Introducing Photonics , pp. 157 - 160
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2020

Access options

Get access to the full version of this content by using one of the access options below. (Log in options will check for institutional or personal access. Content may require purchase if you do not have access.)

References

Primary Sources

Pierce, J. R., Almost All about Waves, Dover Publications, originally 1974, 200 pp. Remains available.Google Scholar
Bracewell, R., The Fourier Transform and its Applications, McGraw Hill, originally 1965, 375 pp. Remains available.Google Scholar
James, J. F., A Student’s Guide to Fourier Transforms, Cambridge University Press, 2002, 130 pp.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Fleisch, D., A Student’s Guide to Maxwell’s Equations, Cambridge University Press, 2008, 130 pp.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Collett, E., Field Guide to Polarization, SPIE Field Guides, Vol. FG05, SPIE, 2005.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Goodman, J. W., Introduction to Fourier Optics, first published 1968, 4th edition, McGraw Hill, 2017, Remains the most respected text.Google Scholar
Feynman, R., Leighton, R. and Sands, M., The Feynman Lectures on Physics. Three volumes, 1964, 1966. Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 63-20717 nISBN 0-8053-9045-6 (2006 the definitive edition, 2nd printing, hardcover). Well presented, well argued, accounts of subtle concepts in optics and photonics (and most of the rest of essential physics too!).Google Scholar
The ‘Optics for Kids’ web site (https://www.optics4kids.org/home) run by the Optical Society of America (OSA) also has some interesting accounts of many basic ideas in optics – can be fun to look through!Google Scholar

Secondary Sources

Garcia-Matos, M. and Torner, L, The Wonders of Light, Cambridge University Press, 2015.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Arcand, K. and Watzke, M., Light – The Visible Spectrum and Beyond, Black Dog, 2015.Google Scholar
Celebrating Light, SPIE Press, 2015.Google Scholar
Inspired by Light, SPIE Press, 2016.Google Scholar
2
Fowles, G. R., Introduction to Modern Optics, Dover Books, 1990.Google Scholar
Saleh, B. and Teich, M., Fundamentals of Photonics, Wiley, 2007, 1175, pp.Google Scholar
Donnelly, J. and Massa, N., Light – Introduction to Optics and Photonics, New England Board of Higher Education, Boston, 2007.Google Scholar
Mansuripur, M., Classical Optics and its Applications, Cambridge University Press, 2009.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Hecht, E., Optics, 5th edition, Pearson Press. This book first appeared in 1974 and continues as an authoritative and comprehensible guide to wave and ray optics.Google Scholar
Voetz, D., Computational Fourier Optics, SPIE Tutorial Texts, Vol. TT89,Google Scholar
Reynolds, G. O. et al., Tutorials in Fourier Optics, SPIE Press, Bellingham, WA, 1989.Google Scholar
There is also a free IPad App which performs spatial Fourier transforms on photographs stored on the device – very instructive!Google Scholar
3
Zare, R. N., Spencer, B. H. and Jacobson, M. P., Laser Experiments for Beginners, University Science Books, Sausalito, CA, 1995.Google Scholar
Compton, R. N. and Duncan, M. A., Laser Experiments for Chemistry and Physics, Oxford University Press, 2016.Google Scholar
4
5
Sellen, F., Wave Particle Duality, A compilation from numerous authors totalling 324 pages, originally published in 1992 by Springer; published in paperback, 2013.Google Scholar
Chandrasekar, R. Causal Physics: Photons by Non-Interactions of Waves, CRC press, 2014. A single-author perspective targeted towards optical science and engineering.Google Scholar
6
Cutolo, A., Mignani, A. G. and Tajani, A. (eds.), Photonics for Safety and Security, World Scientific, 2014. An excellent compilation of photonic technologies and applications.Google Scholar
SPIE Tutorial texts in Optical Engineering – a series of over 100 straightforward tutorial texts in topics from spectroscopy to nanophotonics to plasmonics to optical design. See also SPIE Spotlights and SPIE Field Guides. These books cover all the photonic principles and applications and are invariably presented in a concise and readable manner.Google Scholar
Dowling, J. P., Schrödinger’s Killer App: Race to Build the World’s First Quantum Computer, CRC Press, 2003.Google Scholar
Solgaard, O., Photonic Microsystems, Springer, 2009.Google Scholar
Ohtsu, M. and Hori, H., Near-Field Nano-Optics: From Basic Principles to Nano-Fabrication and Nano-Photonics (Lasers, Photonics, and Electro-Optics), Springer, 2012.Google Scholar
Gaponenko, S. V., Introduction to Nanophotonics, Cambridge University Press, 2010.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Novotny, L. and Hecht, B., Principles of Nano-Optics, 2nd edition, Cambridge University Press, 2012.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Sakoda, K. and Van de Voorde, M., Micro and Nano Photonic Technologies, Wiley, 2017.Google Scholar
Diamanti, E., ‘Quantum signals could soon span the globe’, Nature, Vol. 549, p. 41, September 2017.CrossRefGoogle ScholarPubMed
Prasad, P. N., Introduction to Biophotonics, Wiley, 2003.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Keiser, G., Optical Fiber Communications, 5th edition, Tata McGraw-Hill Education 2013.Google Scholar
Hecht, J., City of Light, Oxford University Press, 1999.Google Scholar
SPIE Tutorial texts in Optical Engineering – a series of over 100 straightforward tutorial texts in topics from spectroscopy to nanophotonics to plasmonics to optical design.Google Scholar
Hannay, J. H., ‘The Clausius–Mossotti equation: an alternative derivation’, European Journal of Physics, Vol. 4, No. 3, p. 141, 1993.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Kittel, C., Introduction to Solid State Physics, now in its 8th edition after first being published in 1953, Wiley.Google Scholar
Kumar, A., Introduction to Solid State Physics, PHI Learning, 2000.Google Scholar
7

Save book to Kindle

To save this book to your Kindle, first ensure coreplatform@cambridge.org is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your Content and Devices page of your Amazon account. Then enter the ‘name’ part of your Kindle email address below. Find out more about saving to your Kindle.

Note you can select to save to either the @free.kindle.com or @kindle.com variations. ‘@free.kindle.com’ emails are free but can only be saved to your device when it is connected to wi-fi. ‘@kindle.com’ emails can be delivered even when you are not connected to wi-fi, but note that service fees apply.

Find out more about the Kindle Personal Document Service.

  • Further Reading
  • Brian Culshaw, University of Strathclyde
  • Book: Introducing Photonics
  • Online publication: 21 July 2020
  • Chapter DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316659182.014
Available formats
×

Save book to Dropbox

To save content items to your account, please confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your account. Find out more about saving content to Dropbox.

  • Further Reading
  • Brian Culshaw, University of Strathclyde
  • Book: Introducing Photonics
  • Online publication: 21 July 2020
  • Chapter DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316659182.014
Available formats
×

Save book to Google Drive

To save content items to your account, please confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your account. Find out more about saving content to Google Drive.

  • Further Reading
  • Brian Culshaw, University of Strathclyde
  • Book: Introducing Photonics
  • Online publication: 21 July 2020
  • Chapter DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316659182.014
Available formats
×