Revised to reflect technological advances and new applications, Practical Holography, Third Edition is a classic, comprehensive text suitable for anyone involved in holography, from the interested amateur to the practicing research scientist. At its most basic level, the book introduces the principles behind holography and takes the reader on a ste

chapter 1|13 pages

What is a hologram?

chapter 2|8 pages

How holography began

chapter 3|22 pages

Light sources for holography

chapter 4|11 pages

6 Laser transmission holograms

chapter 5|12 pages

Materials, exposure and processing

chapter 6|14 pages

Making your first hologram

chapter 7|20 pages

Single-beam techniques 1

chapter 8|17 pages

Single-beam techniques 2

chapter 9|8 pages

Bypass holograms

chapter 10|16 pages

Building a holographic laboratory

chapter 11|29 pages

Master holograms on a table

chapter 12|19 pages

Transfer reflection holograms

chapter 13|13 pages

Transfer transmission holograms

chapter 14|19 pages

Holograms including focusing optics

chapter 15|17 pages

Homemade optical elements

chapter 16|10 pages

Portraiture and pulse laser holography

chapter 17|9 pages

Holography in natural colors

chapter 18|19 pages

Achromatic and pseudocolor holograms

chapter 19|37 pages

Holographic stereograms

chapter 20|12 pages

Non-silver processes for holography

chapter 21|6 pages

Embossed holograms

chapter 22|21 pages

Display techniques

chapter 23|16 pages

Holography and measurement

chapter 24|18 pages

Data storage and diffractive elements

chapter 25|6 pages

Holography in biology and medicine

chapter 26|7 pages

Holographic motion pictures and video

chapter 27|15 pages

Other applications of holography