Iridescences: The Physical Colors of Insects - Berthier, Serge

Butterflies and coleoptera are the most beautifully colored insects we can find. This book wants to understand the origin of these brilliant colors from a physics perspective. The different physical phenomena are explained and numerous color illustrations shown. The book is a rich source for optical physicists, biologists, and teachers alike.

Iridescences: The Physical Colors of Insects 2006, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387341194

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