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Precision plastic optics for optical storage, displays, imaging, and communications

Precision plastic optics for optical storage, displays, imaging, and communications

30-31 July 1997, San Diego, California


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Published by SPIE in Bellingham, Wash., USA .
Written in English

  • Optical storage devices -- Materials -- Congresses.,
  • Optical communications -- Materials -- Congresses.,
  • Plastic optical fibers -- Congresses.,
  • Polymers -- Optical properties -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWerner F. Frank, chair/editor ; sponsored ... by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering.
    SeriesSPIE proceedings series ;, v. 3135, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 3135.
    ContributionsFrank, Werner F., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.
    LC ClassificationsTA1635 .P74 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL418738M
    ISBN 100819425575
    LC Control Number98122574

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