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Review: 'Theory of Dielectric Optical Waveguides,' 2nd edition, by Dietrich Marcuse
Optical Engineering
  • Bradley D. Duncan, University of Dayton
Document Type
Book Review
Publication Date
8-1-1992
Abstract
I suppose I ought to say up front that while preparing this review I often found myself feeling very much like a student evaluating his teacher. After all, it was, in part, the first edition of Dietrich Marcuse's Theory of Dielectric Optical Waveguides (among a handful of other similar texts) from which I first studied the principles of optical waveguide theory under the demanding, yet patient and graceful guidance of Dr. Ahmad Safaai-Jazi. Thus with the utmost respect for a teacher whom I have never met, I shall try to faithfully share my thoughts and feelings regarding the second edition of the Theory of Dielectric Optical Waveguides.
Inclusive pages
1800-1802
ISBN/ISSN
0091-3286
Document Version
Published Version
Comments

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Citation information for the book: Theory of Dielectric Optical Waveguides, 2nd Edition, Dietrich Marcuse, editor. Troy, MO: Academic Press, 1992. ISBN 0-12-470951-6.

Publisher
Society of Photo Optical Instrumentation Engineers
Peer Reviewed
Yes
Citation Information
Bradley D. Duncan. "Review: 'Theory of Dielectric Optical Waveguides,' 2nd edition, by Dietrich Marcuse" Optical Engineering Vol. 31 Iss. 8 (1992)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/bradley_duncan/32/