Diffraction gratings and applications by Erwin G. Loewen, Evgeny Popov

By Erwin G. Loewen, Evgeny Popov

"Offers and updated overview of the full box of diffraction gratings, together with heritage, physics, manufacture, trying out, and device layout. Furnishes--for the 1st time in a single-source reference--a thorough overview of potency habit, studying echelles in addition to concave, binary, transmission, fiber, and waveguide gratings."

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