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  • Scanning Electron Microscopy
    Scanning Electron Microscopy
    Edited by Viacheslav Kazmiruk
    ISBN 978-953-51-0092-8,
    Edited Volume
    842 pages, March, 2012
    Today, an individual would be hard-pressed to find any science field that does not employ methods and instruments based on the use of fine focused electron and ion beams. Well instrumented and supplemented with advanced methods and techniques, SEMs p ...
  • Advanced Aspects of Spectroscopy
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    Edited by Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0715-6,
    Edited Volume
    548 pages, August, 2012
    Spectroscopy is the study of absorption and emission of electromagnetic radiation due to the interaction between matter and energy that energy depends on the specific wavelength of electromagnetic radiation. This field has proven invaluable research ...
  • Advances in Solid State Lasers Development and Applications
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    Edited by Mikhail Grishin
    ISBN 978-953-7619-80-0,
    Edited Volume
    630 pages, February, 2010
    Invention of the solid-state laser has initiated the beginning of the laser era. Performance of solid-state lasers improved amazingly during five decades. Nowadays, solid-state lasers remain one of the most rapidly developing branches of laser scien ...
  • Current Topics in Ionizing Radiation Research
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    Edited by Mitsuru Nenoi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0196-3,
    Edited Volume
    854 pages, March, 2012
    Since the discovery of X rays by Roentgen in 1895, the ionizing radiation has been extensively utilized in a variety of medical and industrial applications. However people have shortly recognized its harmful aspects through inadvertent uses. Subseque ...
  • Coherence and Ultrashort Pulse Laser Emission
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    Edited by F. J. Duarte
    ISBN 978-953-307-242-5,
    Edited Volume
    698 pages, December, 2010
    In this volume, recent contributions on coherence provide a useful perspective on the diversity of various coherent sources of emission and coherent related phenomena of current interest. These papers provide a preamble for a larger collection of con ...
  • Wave Propagation
    Wave Propagation
    Edited by Andrey Petrin
    ISBN 978-953-307-275-3,
    Edited Volume
    580 pages, March, 2011
    The book collects original and innovative research studies of the experienced and actively working scientists in the field of wave propagation which produced new methods in this area of research and obtained new and important results. Every chapter o ...
  • Advances in Lasers and Electro Optics
    Advances in Lasers and Electro Optics
    Edited by Nelson Costa and Adolfo Cartaxo
    ISBN 978-953-307-088-9,
    Edited Volume
    858 pages, April, 2010
    Lasers and electro-optics is a field of research leading to constant breakthroughs. Indeed, tremendous advances have occurred in optical components and systems since the invention of laser in the late 50s, with applications in almost every imagina ...
  • Plasmonics - Principles and Applications
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    Edited by Ki Young Kim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0797-2,
    Edited Volume
    558 pages, October, 2012
    The title of this book, Plasmonics: Principles and Applications, encompasses theory, technical issues, and practical applications which are of interest for diverse classes of the plasmonics. The book is a collection of the contemporary researches a ...