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Optics for protection of man and environment against natural and technological disasters

Optics for protection of man and environment against natural and technological disasters

selected contributions to the Second International Conference on Optics within Life Sciences, OWLS II, Münster, Germany, 4-9 October 1992

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Published by Elsevier in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Optics -- Congresses.,
  • Disasters -- Congresses.,
  • Environmental protection -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementeditors, Gert von Bally and Hans I. Bjelkhagen.
    SeriesSeries of the International Society on Optics within Life Sciences ;, v. 2
    ContributionsBally, G. von, Bjelkhagen, Hans I., International Conference on Optics within Life Sciences (2nd : 1992 : Münster in Westfalen, Germany)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC350 .O6615 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1411987M
    ISBN 100444898611
    LC Control Number93020864

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Get this from a library. Optics for protection of man and environment against natural and technological disasters: selected contributions to the Second International Conference on Optics within Life Sciences, OWLS II, Münster, Germany, October [G von Bally; Hans I Bjelkhagen;]. Optics for Protection of Man and Environment Against Natural and Technological Disasters: Selected Contributions to the Second International Confere.

Society on Optics. Language: English ISBN: (alk. paper), (alk. paper) LCCN: MeSH: Disasters/prevention & control; Environmental Monitoring/methods*; Holography; Optics and Photonics Publication Type(s): Congresses Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.

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