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Optics (including OPT, OPE, and OSE)

A collection of links and resources for student and faculty use for Optics (OPT), for Optical Engineering (OPE), and for Optical Science and Engineering (OSE)..

Basic Concepts - Optics

Acknowledgements

Throughout this UAH Library subject guide page for Optics, content and inspiration came from several different sources. 

Within this page for Basic Concepts, credit for the above information goes to the Credo Online Reference Service:

Credo Reference. (2020). Libguides: Physics: Optics, Magnetism, & Electricity. Retrieved April 14, 2020, from credoreference.libguides.com/c.php?g=139772&p=915446.

 

 

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