Copyright © 2010 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Author(s): Dr. David Clarke
Published Online: 10 SEP 2010 12:09AM EST
Print ISBN: 9783527408955
Online ISBN: 9783527628322
About this Book
Written by an experienced teacher and author, this must-have source for work with polarimetric equipment and polarimetry in astronomy conveys the knowledge of the technology and techniques needed to measure and interpret polarizations. As such, this monograph offers a brief introduction and refresher, while also covering in detail statistics and data treatment as well as telescope optics.
For astronomers, physicists and those working in the optical industry.