By V.A.G. Rivera,Danilo Manzani
This ebook is the 1st to supply a finished creation to the synthesis, optical houses, and photonics purposes of tellurite glasses. The publication starts with an outline of tellurite glasses, by way of professional chapters on synthesis, houses, and cutting-edge functions starting from laser glass, optical fibers, and optical communications via colour tuning, plasmonics, supercontinuum iteration, and different photonic units. The e-book presents in-depth info at the the structural, linear, and non-linear optical homes of tellurite glasses and their implications for gadget improvement. Real-world examples supply the reader valuable perception into the purposes of tellurite glass. A precise dialogue of glass creation equipment, together with uncooked fabrics and melting and refining oxide- and fluoro-tellurite glasses, can also be included. The ebook beneficial properties an extensive reference checklist for extra reading.
This hugely readable and didactic textual content attracts on chemical composition, glass technology, quantum mechanics, and electrodynamics. it truly is appropriate for either complex undergraduate and graduate scholars in addition to working towards researchers.