A Contemporary Approach to Optics with Practical Applications and New Focused Pedagogy
Hecht Optics balances theory and instrumentation to provide you with the necessary, classical background through a lively and clear narrative.
Optics, Fifth Edition is distinguished by three core imperatives for the reader: up-to-date content in line with the ever-evolving technological advances in the Optics field; a modern approach to discourse including studies on photons, phasors, and theory; and improvements and revisions to the previous edition's pedagogy including over one hundred new worked examples.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - IvanIdris - LibraryThing
I had a course on Optics in my first year in University with this book. The book has lots of examples and is very “wordy”. I suspect the author hoped to make it a reference as well as a study book ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - chrisada - LibraryThing
One of the best introductory text on optics. This popular book laid down fundamentals of classical optics in globs that can be consumed easily. And the illustrations are very good. Read full review