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My husband bought this book. This is a landmark work of fundamental scientific optic principles that is the foundation of most optics fields today. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Anne
This reviews the fundamentals of Optics with a mathematical rigor rarely surpassed by any other authors. Read morePublished on November 5, 2013 by Richard A Dudley
I've been reading this book and it's obvious it's an essential for optics students but I'm not sure everyone would like it's style of teaching or explaining. Read morePublished on June 10, 2013 by mike
all world is using it for years. all you need in optics. i love it. engineers around me love itPublished on May 1, 2013 by Alex
Born and Wolf is simply the best and is always needed. Detailed derivation and references to original papers make it the indispensable book. Read morePublished on April 17, 2012 by Nintendo
Without any doubt, Born and Wolf are still the deepest theory book. Consider this book as the main source for most of other optical books.Published on November 12, 2011 by Yoav
This book is the most comprehensive and readable book in all my books collected in optics. I specifically like the chapters devoted to geometrical optics and the rigorous treatment... Read morePublished on August 1, 2011 by Wilhelm
This classical reference in optics has been fittingly updated and enriched. A new edition of this must that should, however, be kept along the classic one. Read morePublished on July 26, 2011 by Mr. Alain Kreisler
Yes - all classical (linear) optical concepts are in here, and yes, it's the 'bible', but it's very dated in its content, style and references, generally, and not very practical to... Read morePublished on July 10, 2007 by R. G. W. Brown