The first edition of this highly successful book appeared in 1975 and evolved from lecture notes for classes in physical optics, diffraction physics and electron microscopy given to advanced undergraduate and graduate students. The book deals with electron diffraction and diffraction from disordered or imperfect crystals and employed an approach using the Fourier transform from the beginning instead of as an extension of a Fourier series treatment.
This third revised edition is a considerably rewritten and updated version which now includes all important developments which have taken place in recent years.
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Page 33 - Eq. (8-5), that the Fourier transform of the convolution of two functions is the product of the Fourier transforms of the individual functions; that is, ) (8-7) The inverse of Eq.
Page vi - PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION In preparing the second edition of this...
Page 33 - By the well-known theorem, used above in (2.9), the Fourier transform of a product of two functions is the convolution of the Fourier transforms of the two functions.