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  • Optical Interferometry
    Optical Interferometry NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Alexander A. Banishev, Mithun Bhowmick and Jue Wang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2956-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2955-4,
    258 pages, February, 2017
    Optical methods of measurements are the most sensitive techniques of noncontact investigations, and at the same time, they are fast as well as accurate which increases reproducibility of observed results. In recent years, the importance of optical in ...
  • X-ray Scattering
    X-ray Scattering NEW
    Edited by Alicia Esther Ares
    ISBN 978-953-51-2888-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2887-8,
    226 pages, January, 2017
    X-ray scattering techniques are a family of nondestructive analytical techniques. Using these techniques, scientists obtain information about the crystal structure and chemical and physical properties of materials. Nowadays, different techniques are ...
  • Applications of Laser Ablation - Thin Film Deposition, Nanomaterial Synthesis and Surface Modification
    Applications of Laser Ablation - Thin Film Deposition, Nanomaterial Synthesis and Surface Modification
    Edited by Dongfang Yang
    ISBN 978-953-51-2812-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2811-3,
    426 pages, December, 2016
    Laser ablation refers to the phenomenon in which a low wavelength and short pulse (ns-fs) duration of laser beam irradiates the surface of a target to induce instant local vaporization of the target material generating a plasma plume consisting of ph ...
  • Microscopy and Analysis
    Microscopy and Analysis
    Edited by Stefan G. Stanciu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2579-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2578-5,
    440 pages, September, 2016
    Microscopes represent tools of the utmost importance for a wide range of disciplines. Without them, it would have been impossible to stand where we stand today in terms of understanding the structure and functions of organelles and cells, tissue comp ...
  • High Energy and Short Pulse Lasers
    High Energy and Short Pulse Lasers
    Edited by Richard Viskup
    ISBN 978-953-51-2607-2,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2606-5,
    424 pages, September, 2016
    This book gives the readers an introduction to experimental and theoretical knowledge acquired by large-scale laser laboratories that are dealing with extra-high peak power and ultrashort laser pulses for research of terawatt (TW), petawatt (PW), or ...
  • Modern Electron Microscopy in Physical and Life Sciences
    Modern Electron Microscopy in Physical and Life Sciences
    Edited by Milos Janecek and Robert Kral
    ISBN 978-953-51-2252-4,
    298 pages, February, 2016
    This book brings a broad review of recent global developments in theory, instrumentation, and practical applications of electron microscopy. It was created by 13 contributions from experts in different fields of electron microscopy and technology fro ...
  • Photonic Crystals
    Photonic Crystals
    Edited by Alireza Bananej
    ISBN 978-953-51-2121-3,
    178 pages, April, 2015
    As a reason of information explosion, electronic communication networks are not sufficient for high bit rate data transmission. This problem has been solved by optical networks which caused the birth of a new area of technology, photonics. In photoni ...
  • Open Systems, Entanglement and Quantum Optics
    Open Systems, Entanglement and Quantum Optics
    Edited by Andrzej Jamiolkowski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1141-2,
    146 pages, July, 2013
    The subject of this book is a presentation of some aspects of modern theory of open quantum systems. It introduces several up-to- date topics, such as detecting quantum entanglement, modeling of quantum noise, quantum communication processes, and com ...