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Semiconductor Lasers and Heterojunction LEDs by  J. K  Henry ; Butler - Hardcover - Later Printing - 1977 - from Kuenzig Books, ABAA/ILAB and

Semiconductor Lasers and Heterojunction LEDs

by Kressel, Henry ; Butler, J. K

Condition: Near Fine

Orlando, San Diego, New York, Austin, London, ..: Academic Press, Inc. (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers), 1977. Later Printing. Boards. Near Fine. Later Printing. xiii, 608 pages. 8vo. Publisher's red cloth. A nice clean copy of this title. No dj. Clean internally, binding sound. Boards. "After more than a decade of research, the semiconductor laser has emerged as an important component in optoelectronic systems. Perhaps the most important emerging application is in the field of optical communication using fibers. Parallel advances in laser diodes and LEDs, as well as fibers, promise to make optical systems viable and cost-effective communication channels. The purpose of this book is to present an introduction to the subject ... Wherever possible we emphasize basic principles in order to provide a usefull framework for understanding ongoing trends in device development ... " (preface).


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