Introduction To Information Optics

Hardcover | September 7, 2001

byFrancis T.s. YuEditorSuganda Jutamulia, Shizuhuo Yin

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While there are books treating individual topics contained in this book, this will be the first single volume providing a cohesive treatment on this subject as a whole. This goes beyond optical communications in that it includes related topics such as sensing, displays, computing, and data storage.

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While there are books treating individual topics contained in this book, this will be the first single volume providing a cohesive treatment on this subject as a whole. This goes beyond optical communications in that it includes related topics such as sensing, displays, computing, and data storage.

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Introduction to Information Optics, by Francis T. S. Yu, Suganda Jutamulia, and Shizhuo Yin, summarizes and reviews the latest advances in information optics. Written by experts in the field, the chapters cover a wide spectrum of topics including optics and information theory, parallel optical information, processing and computing, opt...

Dr. Yu is a pioneer in optical information processing, and a famous professor who is widely respected for his great contribution in optical technology and education. He is a fellow of IEEE, OSA and SPIE.Francis T.S. Yu received his B.S.E.E. degree from Mapua Institute of Technology, Manila, Philippines,and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:734 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:September 7, 2001Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0127748113

ISBN - 13:9780127748115

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Table of Contents

1. Entropy Information and Optics
2. Signal Processing with Optics
3. Communication with Optics
4. Switching with Optics
5. Transformation with Optics
6. Interconnection with Optics
7. Pattern Recognition with Optics
8. Information Storage with Optics
9. Computing with Optics
10. Sensing with Optics
11. Information Display with Optics
12. Networking with Optics
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This text for senior undergraduate and first-year graduate students as well as practitioners summarizes and reviews some of the recent advances in optical information processing and communications. The contributors are active researchers from around the world. A sampling of topics includes the use of optics in communication, switching, transformation, information storage, pattern recognition, computing, and sensing. Coverage extends to advanced displays and fiber optical networks.Book News, Inc.®, Portland, OR