Spectrophotometry: Accurate Measurement Of Optical Properties Of Materials by Thomas A. Germer

Spectrophotometry: Accurate Measurement Of Optical Properties Of Materials

byThomas A. GermerEditorJoanne C. Zwinkels, Benjamin K. Tsai

Hardcover | June 24, 2014

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This volume is an essential handbook for anyone interested in performing the most accurate spectrophotometric or other optical property of materials measurements. The chapter authors were chosen from the leading experts in their respective fields and provide their wisdom and experience in measurements of reflectance, transmittance, absorptance, emittance, diffuse scattering, color, and fluorescence. The book provides the reader with the theoretical underpinning to the methods, the practical issues encountered in real measurements, and numerous examples of important applications.

  • Written by the leading international experts from industry, government, and academia
  • Written as a handbook, with in depth discussion of the topics
  • Focus on making the most accurate and reproducible measurements
  • Many practical applications and examples

About The Author

Thomas A. Germer received a B.A. in physics from the University of California, Berkeley in 1985. In 1992, he received a Ph.D. in physics from Cornell University in the field of surface electron spectroscopies and surface photochemistry. An interest in optics at surfaces led him to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIS...

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Title:Spectrophotometry: Accurate Measurement Of Optical Properties Of MaterialsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:560 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:June 24, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0123860229

ISBN - 13:9780123860224

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Table of Contents

Ch.1 Introduction,Germer, Zwinkels and TsaiCh.2 Theoretical concepts in spectrophotometric measurements,Germer, Zwinkels and TsaiCh.3 Dispersive methods,Gaertner, Yoon and GermerCh.4 Fourier transform methods,Kaplan and QuijadaCh.5 Regular reflectance and transmittance,van NijnattenCh.6 Diffuse reflectance and transmittance,HöpeCh.7 Spectral fluorescence,Zwinkels, DeRose and LelanCh.8 Angle-resolved diffuse reflectance and scattering,Germer, Stover and SchröderCh.9 Spectral emissivity measurements,Watanabe, Ishii, Wakabayashi, Kumano, and HanssenCh.10 Color and appearance,Nadal, Wyble and ZarobilaCh.11 The use of spectrophotometry in the pharmaceutical industry,HammondCh.12 Spectrophotometry applications: Remote sensing,Bruegge, Davies, Schwandner, and SeidelCh.13 Microspectrophotometry,Martin and Eyring