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Published by SPIE in Bellingham, Wash., USA .
Written in English


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StatementDale A. Holmes, chair/editor ; sponsored by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engingeering.
SeriesProceedings / SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 1224, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 1224.
ContributionsHolmes, Dale A., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., Symposium on High-Power Lasers and Optical Computing (1990 : Los Angeles, Calif.)
LC ClassificationsTA1673 .O693 1990
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Paginationviii, 518 p. :
Number of Pages518
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1891288M
ISBN 100819402656
LC Control Number90060163

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