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Praise for the "First Edition""Now a new laboratory bible for optics researchers has joined the list: it is Phil Hobbs's "Building Electro-Optical Systems: Making It All Work.""
--Tony Siegman, "Optics & Photonics News"

Building a modern electro-optical instrument may be the most interdisciplinary job in all of engineering. Be it a DVD player or a laboratory one-off, it
Hardcover, 799 pages
Published August 1st 2009 by John Wiley & Sons (first published May 26th 2000)
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one of the best technical books I've ever found. rare and valuable collection of engineering advice and wisdom gained from years of experience and "tribal knowledge". designing an electro-optical device is a daunting task, and Mr. Hobbs disseminates pithy, often hilarious explanations on what to do and what not to do in order to reach the finish line, including probing commentary on the nature of the "finish line" itself. invaluable resource for young, idealistic scientists and engineers like my ...more
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